Standard Defect Processing
has been tasked by WG4 to process defect reports against the COBOL Standard.
purpose of this web page is to provide the COBOL community, and
those who have sumbmitted defect reports with an easy way to find the
current status of the processing of a reported defect.
tracking begins on this site once J4 determines that a defect report
is warranted and an initial document is created.
page is currently under development. Information on how to submit a
defect report against the standard will be forthcoming.
view the status of each defect report, please Click on the
appropriate link provided below. The most recent defect report is
listed first. Each link points the the most recent version of each
defect processing document. Each document includes links to related
documents and previous versions.
noted as DF documents are final versions.
D-16, Problems with 8.13, External Repository, original report
D-15, Strongly Typed File Records
D-14, SELECT WHEN clause, orignal report
D-13, SET id TO class-name
D-12, Overlapping Operands, original report
Report Response D-11.1, Distinguishing separators from decimal separators
Report Response D-10.1, Parameterized Classes and Interfaces
Report Response DF-9.1 Minor Comments (Kiesel)
Report Response DF-8.2, Call Convention and Entry Convention
D-7, SET statement problems - object references, original report
D-6, SET statement problems - indexes, original report
Report Response D-5, Multiple Currency Strings
Report Response DF-4.1, Overlapping Operands in RELEASE Statement
Report Response DF-3.2, Clarify Format Clause
Report Response D-2.2, Distinguishing separators from editing symbols
Report Response DF-1.2, Restricted program pointer with AS phrase on