UPDSRVPGM only allows you to "snap in" a replacement *MODULE. There is
no way to add a new *MODULE to an existing *SRVPGM - it has to be
re-created with CRTSRVPGM. (No need to delete - the CRTSRVPGM has the
The Binder Source allows you the flexibility of managing the Signature
of the *SRVPGM such that you wouldn't (normally) re-create all dependent
*PGMs/*SRVPGMs which reference it - UNLESS they are calling procedures
in the new (added) *MODULE. It does this through the use of multiple
*PRV Signatures, (for backward compatibility) as well as the *CURRENT
GOLDEN RULE: Add new exports to the end of the STRPGMEXP/ENDPGMEXP block.
(An alternative approach is to manually control the SIGNATURE on the
STRPGMEXP binder source statement by replacing *GEN with your chosen
On 16/11/2023 17:01, Greg Wilburn wrote:
So my question is this...recreate the SRVPGM?
If UPDSRVPGM won't work when adding a module, do I need to delete and
Would I need to recompile all the programs that reference it?do the latter.
I have a similar service program (7 modules) - I don't recall having to
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