The file in question is accessed via SQL exclusively, but there are a bunch of other files also open in the QRWTSRVR job that may or may not be accessed by SQL.
I'm reasonably certain that some of these files are only accessed via RLA in RPG programs.

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Subject: Re: QRWTSRVR job with open files - how to close?

On 12/29/21 1:07 PM, Therrien, Paul via MIDRANGE-L wrote:
We have QRWTSRVR jobs running on our system that are invoked from
another IBM I. A stored proc on the source system will call a CL
program on the target system. The target cl will call an RPG
program(s) that run and set on *INLR and return. Which would close
files and unlock files - I would hope. And the CL program also ends.
However, when I look at the QRWTSRVR job, that is currently sitting
idle, I see dozens of open files.

How is the RPG program accessing the database? RLA (chain, read etc) or SQL?

If SQL, maybe it's a pseudo closed cursor? I ran into that recently with the database host server jobs.


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