Record and Playback

  • The current shipping version of Halcyon Record and Playback is 15.0 (PTF:2020.044.2).
  • There are no updates for historical releases unless specifically listed.

June 2020

Version 15.0

June 16, 2020

No updates for this release.

February 2020

Version 15.0 (PTF: 2020.044)

Feb 24, 2020

Other Fixes
  • "Clear Playback Log" (CLRPLBLOG) was not clearing Sessions with a status of *INIT or *WARN. This has been fixed in this release.
  • "Run HRP Script" (RUNHRPSCR) could error with a "Range of subscript value or character string error" when attempting to save Screen Templates. This has been fixed in this release.

July 2019

Version 15.0 (PTF: 2019.192)

No updates for this release.

March 2017

Version 15.0
  • Record & Playback now includes the ability to define the default library for scripts via new system default HRP/DFTSCRIPTLIB.
  • Record & Playback now includes 3 example scripts:
    • ZDLTJOBLOG: This script deletes job logs from the QEZJOBLOG output queue for a specified user
    • ZDLTLIBS: This script deletes all R_* libraries
    • ZRPLMSGD: This script updates SNDTXT Actions in Action Schedules and Rules replacing one Message Device with another.

These scripts are only available on new or clean installations, not upgrades.

  • Run HRP Script (RUNHRPSCR) in Debug mode has been enhanced to show 1024 characters when you use "5=Display" against a variable.
  • Record & Playback scripts now allow up to 25 parameters to be passed as part of a CALL.
  • Work with Playback Sessions (WRKPLBSSN) option "10=Screens" now shows the script line number that resulted in the screen that has been captured along the bottom of the display.

February 2016

Version 14.0
  • Record and Playback now recognizes formatted numbers as numeric rather than characters.

July 2015

Version 14.0
  • System default HRP/DFTRCDDLY has been made available to allow a short delay, in milliseconds, to be initiated before a response is requested by Record and Playback.
  • Record HRP Script (RCDHRPSCR) now includes a parameter 'Prompt Halcyon Job Scheduler' to allow the creation of a Group and Job within Halcyon Advanced Job Scheduler.
  • A fix has been applied so that a script no longer ends in error on signoff if the terminal is set to disconnect on signoff.

Archived Release Notes

Please check the following archive files for Record and Playback release information prior to 2015.

October 2014

July 2014

April 2014

January 2014

July 2013