XL Fortran for Linux Fix Pack 8 (June 2013 Update) for 13.1
IBM XL Fortran for Linux 184.108.40.206 has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 13.1, including all previous update content.
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|This section contains a link to the known problems (open defects) identified at the time of this release.|
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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.|
|Click to review a list of technotes describing technical issues, changes to the existing behavior, as well as documentation corrections for this product.|
Refer to the "Installing an update" section of the XL Fortran for Linux, V13.1 Information Center.
Special Instructions for RHEL 6
1. Follow the additional installation instructions in technote 1455593: Installation steps for RHEL 6
2. Ensure that the prerequisite 32-bit libstdc++ and glibc-devel packages are installed on your system. These packages are not installed by the default RHEL6 distribution installation. If they are not installed on the target RHEL6 system, running programs compiled with the XL Fortran compiler may fail. Refer to technote 1455584: Missing libstdc++ and glibc-devel packages on RHEL6 for more information and package installation instructions.
3. Users of XL Compilers on RHEL6.1 may encounter a known linker issue/error related to .toc entries. Please review technote 1568608: Linker errors with XL compiler object files on RHEL 6.1 for more details and solutions.
Package xlf.131.linux_ppc.jun2013.update.tar.gz contains the following content:
How critical is this fix?
|Corrective||This release is a maintenance release of XL Fortran for Linux 13.1. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.|
Click the Fix List link in the table of contents above to review a list of the problems solved in this release.
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What is Fix Central(FC)?
|xlf.131.linux_ppc.jun2013.update.tar.gz||19 Jun 2013||English||106536754||FC|
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Problems (APARS) fixed