This preface lists changes in the Pro*COBOL Programmer's Guide.
The following are changes in Pro*COBOL for Oracle Database 12c Release 2 (12.2).
Pro*COBOL now supports identifier lengths of 128 bytes. In previous releases, the identifier length limit was 30 bytes.
Pro*COBOL now supports Oracle Instant Client - Basic Light version.
Pro*COBOL now introduces a new command line option “trim_password”, to prevent authentication issues caused by password strings that contain trailing blank space.
Pro*COBOL now supports the Micro Focus Visual COBOL 2.2 Update 2 compiler for the following platforms:
Windows 64-bit and 32-bit
Solaris x86 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Solaris SPARC (32-bit and 64-bit)