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Allow KILL of an unsubscripted global.


[Miscellaneous]    GlobalKillEnabled=n

n is either 1 (true) or 0 (false). The default value is 1.


Deprecated. When GlobalKillEnabled is enabled (n = 1), a KILL of an unsubscripted global is allowed, so you can kill all subscripts of a global with a single kill instead if killing them individually. When this parameter is not enabled, the KILL results in a <PROTECT> error

Changing This Parameter

On the Compatibility page of the Management Portal (System Administration > Configuration > Additional Settings > Compatibility), in the GlobalKillEnabled row, click Edit. Select GlobalKillEnabled to enable this setting.

Instead of using the Management Portal, you can change GlobalKillEnabled in the Config.MiscellanousOpens in a new window class (as described in the class reference) or by editing the CPF in a text editor (as described in the Editing the Active CPF section of the “Introduction to the Configuration Parameter File” chapter in this book).

To change this parameter for a single process only (as opposed to instance-wide), use the GlobalKillDisabled()Opens in a new window method of the %SYSTEM.ProcessOpens in a new window class. Note that this is the inverse of GlobalKillEnabled. See the class reference for details.

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