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Linux OS levels supported by XL Compilers

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Abstract

What version of the XL Compilers can I use on my Linux system?
Do I need to install an update for my compiler to work on my Linux system?

Content

The XL compilers have supported several Linux distributions, lower on this page there are tables for each of them.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
Ubuntu

Legend
GA
OS level supported by the General Availability (GA) release of the compiler
(see notes 1 and 2)
X
OS level not supported by the compiler
LI12345
OS level supported once the (linked) APAR is applied (see note 2)
Notes
  1. Consult the product documentation for specific OS level prerequisites for installing and using the selected compiler. For example, the compiler may not install or function on the GA OS level; updates to the OS may be required before installing or using the selected compiler.
  2. The GA level, modification level, or the first update providing the necessary APAR fix, will work on the given OS, however, it is best to apply the latest update (see the "Related information" links below).
  3. LE refers to Little Endian and BE refers to Big Endian. If there is no mention of LE or BE, then BE is assumed.




Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
RHEL

Compiler
RHEL 5
RHEL 6
RHEL 7
XL C/C++ Compilers
XL C/C++ for Linux on z Systems 1.2
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux on z Systems 1.1
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.3 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.2 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.1 (LE)
X
X
X
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.3 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.2 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.1 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V12.1
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V11.1
GA
XL Fortran Compilers
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.3 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.2 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.1 (LE)
X
X
X
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.3 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.2 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.1 (BE)
X
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1
X
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V14.1
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V13.1
GA
Legend and Notes




SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
SLES

Compiler
SLES 10
SLES 11
SLES 12
XL C/C++ Compilers
XL C/C++ for Linux on z Systems 1.2
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux on z Systems 1.1
X
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.3 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.2 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.1 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.3 (BE)
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.2 (BE)
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.1 (BE)
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1
X
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V12.1
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V11.1
GA
GA
XL Fortran Compilers
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.3 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.2 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.1 (LE)
X
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.3 (BE)
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.2 (BE)
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.1 (BE)
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1
X
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V14.1
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V13.1
GA
GA
Legend and Notes




Ubuntu
Ubuntu

Compiler
Ubuntu 14.04
Ubuntu 14.10
XL C/C++ Compilers
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.3 (LE)
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.2 (LE)
GA
GA
XL C/C++ for Linux, V13.1.1 (LE)
GA
GA
XL Fortran Compilers
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.3 (LE)
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.2 (LE)
GA
GA
XL Fortran for Linux, V15.1.1 (LE)
GA
GA
Legend and Notes

Related information

Latest updates for the XL C/C++ compilers
Latest updates for the XL Fortran compilers


Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Software Development XL Fortran for Linux Compiler Linux on Power systems All Versions Not Applicable

Document information

More support for: XL C/C++ for Linux
Compiler

Software version: All Versions

Operating system(s): Linux

Software edition: Not Applicable

Reference #: 1375964

Modified date: 2014-05-12