IBM United States
Withdrawal Announcement 901-013
January 23, 2001

Software Withdrawal and Extension of Service: Selected VisualAge C++ and XL Fortran Products — Replacement Available

 ENUS901-013.PDF (14KB)

(Corrected on May 14, 2001)

In the VisualAge C++ Professional for AIX V4, the effective withdrawal date has been changed to June 30, 2002, in the Abstract and Product Withdrawals section.

Overview

Beginning April 27, 2001, IBM will withdraw from marketing the following programs licensed under the IBM International Program License Agreement.

  • VisualAge C++ Professional for OS/2® and for Windows NT™, Version 4.0 (Withdrawal effective April 27, 2001.)
  • VisualAge C++ Professional for AIX, Version 4 (Withdrawal effective June 30, 2002.)
For a complete list of withdrawals and service extensions, refer to the Program Withdrawal section.

On or after these dates, you can no longer obtain these programs directly from IBM. You can obtain these programs on an as-available basis through IBM authorized remarketers.

Replacement Product Information: IBM VisualAge C++ Professional for AIX, Version 4.0 (5765-D52) is replaced by IBM VisualAge C++ Professional for AIX, Version 5.0 (5765-E26). For details, refer to Software Announcement 200-062 , dated March 28, 2000.

There is no replacement program for IBM VisualAge C++ Professional for OS/2 and for Windows NT, Version 4.0.

Program Withdrawals

Service Extensions for selected VisualAge C++ and XL Fortran Products

Program Services are extended for the following VisualAge C++ and XL Fortran products as indicated:

Product                                New Service
Name                                   End Date
 
XL Fortran for AIX, V5.1               June 29, 2001
 Part Numbers 04L2110
 and 04L2123
 
XL Fortran for AIX, V6.1               June 29, 2001
 Product Numbers 5765-D78
 and 5765-D77, Part Numbers
 31L3111 and 31L3113
 
XL High Performance                    June 29, 2001
 Fortran for AIX, V1.3
 Product Numbers 5765-613
 and 5765-612
 
VisualAge C++ for                      September 28, 2001
 OS/2, V3.0
 Product Number 5622-679
 Part Number 30H1664
 
VisualAge for C++ for                  September 28, 2001
 Windows(TM), V3.5
 Product Number 5622-880
 Part Number 33H4979
 
C and C++ Compilers for                September 28, 2001
 OS/2, AIX and for
 Windows NT, V3.6
 Product Number 5648-A81
 Part Number 04L3535
 
VisualAge C++ Professional             September 28, 2001
 for OS/2 and
 Windows NT, V4.0
 Product Number 5639-F24
 Part Number 30L8360
 
XL High Performance Fortran            December 31, 2001
 for AIX, V1.4
 Product Numbers 5765-613
 and 5765-612
 
C for AIX, V5.0                        December 31, 2002
 Product Number 5765-E32
 Part Number 41L3102
 
VisualAge C++ Professional             December 31, 2002
 for AIX, V4.0
 Product Number 5765-D52
 Part Number 30L8178
 
VisualAge C++ Professional             December 31, 2003
 for AIX, V5.0
 Product Number 5765-E26
 Part Number 41L3180

Machine Type/Model Withdrawals

Program                          Program
Name                             Number            Version
 
IBM VisualAge C++                5765-D52          4
 Professional for AIX
  Withdrawal effective
  December 31, 2001

AIX®/UNIX® Upgrade Protection (5692-ADV) and Software Subscription for AIX (5692-SSO)

Feature numbers for AIX/UNIX Upgrade Protection (5692-ADV) and Software Subscription for AIX (5692-SSO) for IBM VisualAge® C++ Professional for AIX, Version 4.0 (5765-D52) have been previously withdrawn. For details, refer to Software Announcement 200-062 , dated March 28, 2000.

Seven-Digit Part Number Withdrawal

IBM VisualAge C++ Professional for OS/2 and for Windows NT, Version 4.0 (Withdrawal effective April 27, 2001)

Program                                      Part
Name                                         Number
 
Program Package - English                    30L8360
 
Use Authorization --                         30L8363
 1 Authorized User
 
Upgrade from                                 30L8366
 VisualAge C++ for OS/2,
 Version 3 or
 VisualAge for C++ for
 Windows, Version 3.5
 or from the following
 competitive products:
 Microsoft(TM) Visual C++
 or Borland/Inprise C++;
 Program upgrade - English
 
Upgrade from                                 30L8375
 VisualAge C++ for OS/2,
 Version 3 or
 VisualAge for C++ for
 Windows, Version 3.5
 or from the following
 competitive products:
 Microsoft Visual C++
 or Borland/Inprise C++;
 Program Upgrade
 Use Authorization --
 1 Authorized User
 
Upgrade from C and C++                       30L8369
 Compilers for OS/2, AIX and
 for Windows NT, Version 3.6
 Program Upgrade -English
 
Upgrade from C and C++                       30L8378
 Compilers for OS/2, AIX and
 for Windows NT, Version 3.6
 Program Upgrade
 Use Authorization --
 1 Authorized User
 
 
Program                                      Part
Name                                         Number
 
Academic Package - English                   30L8372
 
Media Package - English                      39L9079
 
Documentation Package -                      39L8982
 English
 
Not for Sale Program                         31L2395
 Package - English
 
Program Package for                          41L1620
 Electronic Software Delivery

Passport Advantage Withdrawals

                                             Part
Description                                  Number
 
CO FLAT VISUALAGE C++                        AQ5D4ML
 PRO NT/OS2
CO SUPT VISUALAGE C++                        AR629ML
 PRO NT/OS2 FLAT 1 ANNIV
CO SUPT VISUALAGE C++                        AR64XML
 PRO NT/OS2 FLAT 2 ANNIV
CO VULIC VA C++                              AR6F2ML
VP VULIC VA C++ PRO                          AR7JGML
VP VULIC VA C++ PRO                          AS62JML
CO INSTL/SW SUB VISUALAGE                    D00XWML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2 2 ANNIV
CO INSTL/SW SUB VISUALAGE                    D00XYML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2 1 ANNIV
CO SW SUB VISUALAGE C++                      D01XKML
 PRO NT/OS2 2 ANNIV
CO SW SUB VISUALAGE C++                      D01XMML
 PRO NT/OS2 1 ANNIV
VPO INSTL/SW SUB VISUALAGE                   D0373ML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2 2 ANNIV
VPO SW SUB VISUALAGE C++                     D04S5ML
 PRO NT/OS2 2 ANNIV
CO INSTL VISUALAGE                           D04T6ML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2
VPO INSTL VISUALAGE                          D04U5ML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2
VPO SW SUB VISUALAGE C++                     D05YGML
 PRO NT/OS2 1 ANNIV
VPO INSTL/SW SUB VISUALAGE                   D05YHML
 C++ PRO NT/OS2 1 ANNIV
CO SW SUB RNWL VISUALAGE                     E05HWML
 C++ NT/OS2
VPO SW SUB RNWL VISUALAGE                    E05NXML
 C++NT/OS2

IBM VisualAge C++ Professional for AIX, Version 4.0 (5765-D52) (Withdrawal effective June 30, 2002)

 
Program                                      Part
Name                                         Number
 
Program Package                              30L8178
1 Registered User                            30L8179
Program Package Upgrade                      30L8180
 from C Set ++(R) V3 or
 IBM C and C++ Compilers V3.6
1 Registered User Upgrade                    30L8183
 from C Set ++ V3 or
 IBM C and C++ Compilers V3.6
Media Package                                30L8193
Documentation Package                        30L8197
Not for Resale Program Package               31L1740

Withdrawal of Additional Part Numbers Within Previously Withdrawn Programs

Note: These programs and the majority of the part numbers within these programs have been previously withdrawn. The below part numbers were inadvertently not withdrawn during the withdrawal of the original programs.

Because these programs and the majority of the part numbers within these programs have already been withdrawn, the withdrawal of these remaining part numbers is effective immediately.

IBM C for AIX, Version 4.4 (5765-C64)

                                             Part
Description                                  Number
 
Program Package for Electronic               31L2028
 Software Delivery
 
IBM VisualAge C++ for Windows NT,
Version 3.5 (5622-880)
 
VAC WINS CD MEDIA PK                         BA80ANA
VAC WINS DOC SET                             BA80BNA
VAC WINS CD MEDIA PK                         BA8NUDE
 -- German
 
IBM VisualAge C++ for OS/2,
Version 3.0 (5622-679)
 
VAC++ CD MEDIA PK                            BA8QMNA
VAC++ DOC SET                                BA8QNNA
VAC++ CD MEDIA PK                            BA8ALDE
 -- German

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