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PINNED Terminal emulator support on Docker image
Docker utility should support Functional Perspective test scripts. Slack Issue https://devops---testing.slack.com/archives/CGV8AAGCD/p1645022341509149

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API to change the date and/or time of a scheduled process

If there are external dependencies, the exact time a process is needed may not be known, but it is still required to be pre-scheduled. There may be many such processes in a release, so re-scheduling all of them is time consuming.
over 2 years ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 2 Not under consideration

Plugin for Cherwell

Would like plugin for Cherwell. Have customers using Cherwell and a plugin for integration with UrbanCode would be beneficial to acquire new customer and adoption of UrbanCode for those currently using Cherwell.
almost 3 years ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 1 Not under consideration

Change GIT source plugin to extract source from Git using 'Tags' and 'Releases' in addition to 'Branch'

Allow builds to use the source associated with either a GIT 'Tag' or 'Release' as well as 'Branch'.
almost 3 years ago in UrbanCode / Deploy 1 Functionality already exists

RAD and DevOps: ANt Tasks to export partial EAR/WAR/EBA etc.

With RAD or the Build Utility we can export a full EAR/WAR/EBA etc.If we use the RAD Ant tasks as the way to create the artifacts to use in a DevOps scenario with IBM UrbanCode Deploy, it would be useful to be able to build a jar file that contain...
almost 11 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Future consideration

Merge Page Designer and Rich Page Editor into Page Editor

I use Rational Application Developer v9 with the Page Designer and the Rich Page Editor and I especially use the "Code an Action"/Quick Edit button to get a quick snippet of my code. I find it tiring to have to switch between the Page Editor and t...
almost 11 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Future consideration

Access WAS Application OSGi Console from RAD

RAD should help developers to test their applications on WebSphere Application Server. For that, it is possible to create profiles without using the PMT directly from the command line (e.g.).So for OSGi application developers, it should be possibl...
about 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Future consideration

Reduce CPU overhead of WAS profiling

Try to reduce high server CPU overhead during profiling sessions by providing additional configuration options for profiling session to reduce amount of profiling tracing data such as only profile public java methods. Often this is enough to find ...
over 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Future consideration

Fully implement default schema and allow other properties for AS/400 Toolbox for Java driver in Database connection

The IBM data tools from Rational Application Developer is included in Rational Aplication developer for Power Systems Software which is used to develop software on the IBM i platform (formely AS/400). It includes a driver to connect to the IBM i (...
over 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 3 Future consideration

Have RAD generate JAX-WS WSDL files into 3 parts

Have RAD generate JAX-WS WSDL files into 3 parts to adhere to "best practice" suggested by IBM WSRR. Specifically, this WSRR best practice calls for storing WSDL into these 3 pieces: 1) Interface2) Port3) Binding We would like to see RAD provide a...
over 12 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Future consideration

WebService client generation should display a warning when non-default namespace is entered and WSDL has multi target ns-es

WebService client generation wizard should display a warning when non-default namespace is entered and WSDL contains multiple target namespaces
almost 13 years ago in Rational Analysis, Design & Construction / Application Developer 2 Planned for future release