Aldon's response is that LMi is not capable of promoting source for AFP overlays.

Surely someone must have a workaround as this is one of the popular s/w lifecycle managers on the iseries and AFP is also popular.

Any suggestions on how to promote *OVL source with the *OVL object using Aldon LMi?

The problem seems to be that IBM stores the source in a data file instead of a source file like RPG and CL.


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From: midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Sam_L
Sent: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 7:04 PM
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Subject: Re: AFP promotion using Aldon LMi

Call Aldon (Rocket) Support. If you do it first thing in the morning
you've got a better chance of immediate attention.

Or e-mail them now and you might have an answer by tomorrow.


On 4/23/2013 6:21 PM, Stone, Joel wrote:
There are two items to promote thru Aldon:

#1) the overlay in source form (human-readable) which is stored in a NON-standard source file (DSPFD type = data) named AFPSRC;
#2) the overlay OBJECT type = *OVL.

#2 seems to promote well, but we would like to carry the source #1 thru the promotion also. How can that be done?

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