This is the May 2005 IBM C++ Runtime Environment Components for AIX
If you need to run an application developed using the IBM XL C/C++ Enterprise Edition V7.0 for AIX or the VisualAge C++ Professional V6.0 for AIX compiler, and if you do not have the compiler installed, then you will need to install the IBM XL C/C++ Enterprise Edition V7.0 for AIX Runtime Environment Component or the IBM VisualAge C++ Professional V6.0 for AIX Runtime Environment component.
The Download Package section below provides links to the component's README as well as to the archives containing the Runtime Environment.
The following APARs were fixed in this PTF:
IY69540 - Incorrect output with -D_LARGE_FILES (xlC.aix50.rte only)
This PTF consists of the following package(s):
The following filesets are included in xlc.rte.aix50.may2005.ptf.tar.Z:
(filesets that have changed since the last PTF have an asterisk after the name)
The IBM XL C/C++ Enterprise Edition V7.0 for AIX Runtime Environment component requires AIX 5L.
On AIX 5.1, the fileset bos.rte.libc must be at 18.104.22.168 or higher.
On AIX 5.2, the fileset bos.rte.libc must be at 22.214.171.124 or higher.
On AIX 5.3, the fileset bos.rte.libc must be at 126.96.36.199 or higher.
For more information, please refer to the README.
Click below for installation instructions.
Version 7 of the C++ Runtime Environment Component is not supported on AIX 4.3. If you are using AIX 4.3, you must install the xlC.* filesets at the 6.0 level. If you are using AIX 5.1 and higher, you must install the xlC.* filesets at the 7.0 level.
The C++ Runtime Environment for AIX is not supported as a stand-alone software product.
Support for questions and problems relating to installation of the C++ Runtime Environment is available as part of AIX Software Maintenance (SWMA).
If you suspect a problem with the C++ Runtime Environment while using it with a third-party application, contact your application provider for support.
Full support (installation, defect support and general questions) for the C++ Runtime Environment is available with the software maintenance agreement for the XL C++ Compilers. A suitable test case is required for defect support; click here for details.
25 October 2021