Visual LANSA Framework (VLF) EPC140006
Document Date: February 2016
|Product||Visual LANSA Framework (VLF)|
|Pre-RequisiteDetails||You must be using a LANSA V14 system with EPC140010 applied. Refer to EPC140010 for install instructions.|
Partitions must be multilingual and RDMLX enabled.
All VLF web browser based applications support the latest versions of IE11, Edge, Firefox, Safari and Google Chrome.
The exception is RAMP-TS which only supports IE10 and IE11 (Note: this is only for RAMP-TS1, not the later RAMP-TS2)
If you are developing VLF-WEB or RAMP applications you also need IE.
See See Supported Platforms Document for version and browser support details.
For RAMP-TS applications aXes software must be at version 3.10 or later.
Any Newlook software used with RAMP applications must be at version 126.96.36.19969 or later.
If you upgrade Newlook software new license codes may be required.
|Valid Upgrade Paths|
If your VLF version is not listed contact your LANSA vendor for advice.
To find out your version start your framework as a designer. Use the Help -> About menu options. Scroll to find VL Framework Build Number.
|Full Distribution||This is a full distribution. It may be used to install a brand new VLF or to upgrade an existing one.|
|Specific Special Notes||You must perform this upgrade using a user profile that is QSECOFR, part of the QSECOFR group, or has *ALLOBJ and *SECADM special authorities.|
Major New Features in EPC140006
Corrections and Other Features in EPC140006
|153144||VLF-WIN Screen wrappers vHandleArrive event now receives the screen's variant name as a parameter|
|153156||VLF-WIN If Apply Extended Validation is true, verify IBM i signon and route message back to sign on dialog|
|153237||VLF-WIN Recover connection option are now visible shown when server type is IBM + RAMP-NL|
|153247||VLF-WIN/WEB Value of end user visible MTXT "Change IBM I Password" used in sign on panel when allowed would always show ENG even after modifying and recompiling UFU0003. This is now fixed|
|153248||VLF-WIN Icons and Bitmaps using the “None” icon /bitmap as a null value are now shown correctly.|
|153249||VLF-WIN Make the verify button visible for the “user object name/type” property, on the business object identification properties tab.|
|153435||VLF-WIN The caption override feature released with EPC132100 now needs to be progressively enabled. This avoids performance on large frameworks.|
|153435||VLF-WIN Allows the construction of right mouse pop up menus to be customized.|
|153642||VLF-WEB The first attempt to retrieve an NKEY (numeric key) of the current instance list entry may return 0 instead of the correct value. This is now fixed|
|153943||VLF-WIN The Sequence property field on the Commands Enabled tab was limited to a maximum value of 80. Now 9999.|
|154299||VLF-WIN The update of data on an instance list entry would not update Dcolumns 2 – 5. This is now fixed. (This problem did not apply to snap in instance lists)|
|154317||VLF-WEB The avHandlerCaption property of WAM command handlers was lost in epc132100. It has now been re-added.|
|154365||VLF-WIN After clicking on a drop down navigation menu item for an application containing no business objects, the caption shown as selected on the drop down navigation menu would be wrong. This is now fixed. It is however recommended that if you design an application with no business objects you should avoid using the drop down navigation menu.|
If you are using server side components of the Visual LANSA Framework or are using RAMP you need to update any IBM i servers you are using.
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