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PI86986: IBM Z/OS EXPLORER CLIENT 3.0.1: RDZ 9.5.1 MAY FREEZE WHEN PRESSING CTRL-SPACE TO OPEN CONTENT ASSIST MENU

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In Z/OS Explorer 3.0.1 / RDz 9.5.1, the client may freeze when
    pressing
    Ctrl-Space to open content assist menu.
    
    This happens using COBOL Editor and zSystem LPEX Editor.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • When a complex file is edited the content assist can go into an
    loop and use up the jvm memory.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A code change was made to prevent a loop in determining content
    assist choices.
    
    The problem listed in this APAR has been resolved with
    IBM Rational Developer for z Systems V9.5.1.6 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

    PI86986

  • 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

    2017-09-07

  • Closed date

    2017-11-30

  • Last modified date

    2017-11-30

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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 #: PI86986

Modified date: 30 November 2017