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How to determine if developer, or runtime version of tools product is installed?

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How to determine what Informix tools product, developer or runtime version is installed on the system?


Cannot determine what INFORMIX product(s) is/ are installed under $INFORMIXDIR, on the system.


Run the following Command:

cat $INFORMIXDIR/etc/*cr |grep -v right

Running the above command should display something as shown below, depending upon what informix products are installed under $INFORMIXDIR

IBM Informix Dynamic Server Version 11.50.FC8

IBM INFORMIX-4GL Version 7.50.FC1
IBM INFORMIX-4GL Run Time Facility Version 7.50.FC1

IBM INFORMIX-SQL Run Time Facility Version 7.50.FC1

IBM INFORMIX-4GL Rapid Development System Version 7.50.FC1

The runtime version of the product will have 'Run Time" specified in the product description.

Otherwise, they are developer version of the product.

Document information

More support for: Informix Tools
Informix 4GL

Software version: 7.2, 7.3, 7.5

Operating system(s): AIX, HP-UX, Linux, OS X, Solaris

Reference #: 1597732

Modified date: 26 June 2014

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