Thanks Ed for the reference. All kinds of wonderful things in Tech Studio ... I think it has more technical info on the iSeries than any other web page area of ibm or anywhere else. It is not marketing fluff! http://www.as400.ibm.com/tstudio/ imho jim franz ----- Original Message ----- From: "Ed Fishel" <email@example.com> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Friday, January 25, 2002 8:34 AM Subject: Re: Service program authority adoption > > Simon, > > >The system does support the ability to stop called programs from adopting > >via a propogate authority attribute but Rochester haven't seen fit to > >expose that. I keep asking for it but I guess I'm alone. > > This function is there if you are willing to use the Suppress Adopted User > Profile option on the Modify Invocation Authority Attributes (MODINVAU), > Call External (CALLX), or Transfer Control (XCTL) MI instructions. See > http://www.as400.ibm.com/tstudio/tech_ref/mi/ for the latest description of > these instructions. > > >>There are some exceptions that can be significant, like triggers, > >>which end adoption. > > > >I didn't know that. I can understand a trigger not inheriting adopted > >authority from earlier in the stack but I doubt they stop the trigger > >itself from adopting authority via USRPRF(*OWNER). > > It is true, OS/400 suppress adopted authority when calling almost all exit > programs. As you guessed we do not prevent the called exit program from > adopting is owners authority. > > Ed Fishel, > edfishel@US.IBM.COM > > _______________________________________________ > This is the Midrange Systems Technical Discussion (MIDRANGE-L) mailing list > To post a message email: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com > To subscribe, unsubscribe, or change list options, > visit: http://lists.midrange.com/cgi-bin/listinfo/midrange-l > or email: MIDRANGE-Lemail@example.com > Before posting, please take a moment to review the archives > at http://archive.midrange.com/midrange-l. > >
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