significant changes - see Download Archive for RPI details
||Add extended DCB
DSNAME, DDNAME, and RECORD= optional fields
||Add CUSE, CLST,
SRST instructions. Add macro enhancements for SAVE,
RETURN, LINK, LOAD, WTO MF=
macro and SVC 34 to start, stop, read, and write messages to
Windows started task.
||Add TIME macro
SVC 11 extensions for CLOCK type STCK, STCKE, and JAVA
different epoch clock time formats
mode support including PKA and UNPKA instructions.
Enhance CMDPROC to support multiple tasks. Add DUMP
option, SNAP macro, and TEST sub-commands to display GPR and
FPR registers, CDE program info, TIOT DCB info, and memory
statistics. Add XLATE translation macro.
benchmark timing support and debugging aides
graphical user interface with MCS console view for WTO and
WTOR, TN3270 view for TPUT and TGET in edit and FULLSCR 3270
data stream mode, and graphic display view.
mainframe compatibility option with performance improvement,
extended symbol type and length operator support, and
additional global and local system variable such as &SYSDATE,
&SYSCLOCK, &SYSTEM_ID, and SYSTEM_JAVA extension.
||Add EQU support
for 5th parameter.
||Add binary OBJ
mainframe compatibility. Add macro dynamic array
||Add z9 processor
instructions. Add TGET/TPUT FULLSCR and ASIS support.
||Add limited COM,
RSECT, and START support. Add CVT OS flag support.
Add STIMER support.
||Add PROFILE and
IPL options. Add DS type extensions CA, CE, FD, AD, VD.
support for EXEC LOAD, CALL, RETURN, SEND, RECEIVE
programming macro support for IF, ELSEIF, ENDIF, DO, ENDDO,
Speed up execution by 50% by optimizing java instruction
and az390 performacne by supporting muti-threaded
provider/consumer process with default option to skip creating
BAL file since it is passed in memory, add support for
multiple file AREAD and PUNCH in mz390, add support of HLASM
conversion functions plus CFD/CTD floating point conversion
macro functions, split MVS and RT files into optional
for Linux, Macro Pseudo Code for 300% macro processor speed
Floating Point instruction support, Add TCPIO macro and svc
support for TCP/IP sockets and SOA application macro
generator, Integrated support for Linux
testing of Linux using Ubuntu LTS 6.06, Correct GETMAIN and
STORAGE output registers for MVS compatibility
multi-threaded TCP/IP multiple connection server support,
improve usability with source line identification (FID/FLN)GLN.
add new util contributed utility program directory
||Add VSE support
with demos and regression tests. Add SUPERZAP utility
and UNREF unused symbol cross reference utilities.
CICS compatible assembler support with new
transaction manager with multiple remote client support
contributed by Melvyn Maltz. Allow install in user
specified directory. Increase instruction speed by over
50%. Regression test on Windows XP and Vista and Ubuntu
compatible transaction manager Version 2 with additional EXEC
documentation plus including of vse and util directories that
were dropped in error in the previous 1.3.04 and 1.3.05
compatible support for ESDS files plus REPRO utility to load
or unload VSAM file from/to QSAM file or another VSAM file.
||VSAM support of
ESDS, RRDS, VRRDS, and initial KSDS random and skip sequential
access by primiary key.
CICS V3 support with ESDS vsam
forward and backward browse. New ERRSUM, TRACEQ, TRACET,
and TRACEV options. And new commands for REPRO,
SUPERZAP, and UNREF places in linklib.
CICS Support V4
with ESDS< RRDS, and KSDS browse support, Streamined log I/O
with start/end messages and ECHO off, reduced InstallShield
download from 9 to 7 MB by moving all regression test files to
RT.ZIP optional download. new @file for stored options, new
STATS option for collecting statistics in one place, new
optional linker command file supporting INCLUDE, ENTRY, ALIAS,
and NAME commands plus AUTOLINK option which can be turned
off, many fixes for compatibility, and new z390 Mianframe
Assembler Coding Contest solutions using ZMFACC macro for
portability across z390, Hercules MVS 3.8, z/OS, z/VM with
CMS, and VSE. This is last planned z390 release built on
||This is the
first z390 release build on J2SE 1.6.0_03 using new
InstallSkield 2008. It is identical to z390 v1.3.09 except for
build and packaging tools.
instructions added at request of Northern Illinois University
and 226 new z10 mainframe instructions added. First
proto-type millicode instruction SQXTR added.
with BMS, HFP unnormalized instructions, and z9/z10
structured conditional macro code support
CICS V6 support
with ENQ/DEQ, QSAM GL/PL, AINSERT
zCOBOL and zCICS
V7 support COBOL and assembler EXEC CICS
zCICS V8, CODEPAGE and ALIGN options. new barcode utility
||zCICS V9, SORT
utility, VSAM AIX browse and creation via REPRO, Windows 7
mnemonics for rotate/insert opcodes, HLASM compatibility
||zCICS V10 with
CEDF support, Apple OSX host J2SE support
||zCICS V11 with
channels, zcobol debugger and COMPUTE with implied decimals