IBM XL C++ Runtime for AIX 188.8.131.52 has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 12.1, including all predecessor PTF content (PTF is equivalent to Fix Pack).
If you wish to run an application developed using the IBM XL C/C++ for AIX compiler, but do not have the corresponding version of compiler or runtime already installed, then you need to install the Runtime Environment package. For more information, refer to the XL C++ runtime environment filesets section of the documentation.
The Change history section provides an overview on what is new in this release with a description of any new functions or enhancements when applicable.
This section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
This section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
This section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
This section provides the installation instructions necessary to apply this release into your environment.
The Known side effects section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.
Click to review the detailed system requirements information for a complete list of hardware requirements, supported operating systems, prerequisites and optional supported software, with component-level details and operating system restrictions.
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Click to review a complete list of the defects (APARs) resolved in this release including a list of resolved defects for the entire version family.
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Refer to the README file for installation instructions.
Package xlc.rte.184.108.40.206.aix53TL6-71.aug2015.ptf.tar.Z contains the following fileset content:
How critical is this fix?
This is a maintenance release of IBM XL C++ Runtime for AIX 12.1. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.
There are no known issues to report.
Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.
Known Side Effects
There are no known defects to report.
No new features or functions.
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The IBM XL C/C++ for AIX, Runtime Environment is not supported as a stand-alone software product.
If you suspect a problem with the IBM XL C/C++ Runtime Environment component while using it with a third-party application, contact your application provider for support.
Full support (installation, defect support and general questions) for the IBM XL C/C++ Runtime Environment component is available with the software subscription and support agreement for the XL C/C++ Compilers. A suitable test case is required for defect support; click here for details.
Depending on your application, you may also need to install the Utilities package. The Utilities package contains files that may be required by some third-party applications. Only download and install the Utilities package if instructed by your application provider.
06 December 2018