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PI79332: RDZ PL/I EDITOR DISPLAYS AMBIGUOUS REFERENCE SYNTAX ERROR

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • RDz PL/I Editor may display a syntax error for valid code, the
    error reads 'Ambiguous reference for xyz'.
    
    Sample code that produces this error message:
    
    Ambiguous: procedure options (main);
    
    dcl 1 test1,
            2 test2,
             3 test3,
               4 name4 char (01);
    
    dcl 1 testa,
            2 testb,
             3 testc,
               4 name4 char (01);
    
    name4: procedure;
       test1.test2.test3.name4 = 'Abby';
       testa.testb.testc.name4 = 'Bob';
    end name4;
    
    end Ambiguous;
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • The RDz PL/I parser does not distiguish between the names of
    label references and variable references.
    

Problem conclusion

  • Modified the PL/I parser to correctly distinguish between label
    references and variable references.
    
    The problem listed in this APAR has been resolved with
    IBM Rational Developer for z Systems V9.5.1.5 Fix Pack which
    is available from the Recommended Fixes support download page:
    http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=2294&uid=swg27006335
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI79332

  • Reported component name

    DEV FOR Z SYS

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    951

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-04-04

  • Closed date

    2017-04-27

  • Last modified date

    2017-04-27

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Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DEV FOR Z SYS

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R951 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 951

Reference #: PI79332

Modified date: 27 April 2017