XL Fortran Runtime for AIX Fix Pack 8 (July 2014 PTF) for 14.1
IBM XL Fortran Runtime for AIX 126.96.36.199 has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 14.1, including all predecessor PTF content (PTF is equivalent to Fix Pack).
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.
The How critical is this fix section provides information related to the impact of this release to allow you to assess how your environment may be affected.
The Prerequisites section provides important information to review prior to the installation of this release.
The Download package section provides the direct link to obtain the download package for installation in your environment.
The Installation instructions 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.
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Package xlfrte.188.8.131.52.aix53TL7-71.jul2014.ptf.tar.Z contains the following fileset content:
How critical is this fix?
This is a maintenance release. It contains fixes for client-reported and internally found defects.
There are no known regressions 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 issues report.
Review the following list of open defects for IBM XL Fortran for AIX on the IBM Support Portal.
Review technote 1461170: Open APARs for Rational products available on the Web for information on how to configure your MyNotifications subscription account and subscribe to the APARs you are interested in following.
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What is Fix Central(FC)?
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The IBM XL Fortran for AIX, Runtime Environment is not supported as a stand-alone software product.
If you suspect a problem with the IBM XL Fortran 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 Fortran Runtime Environment component is available with the software subscription and support agreement for the XL Fortran Compilers. A suitable test case is required for defect support; review technote 1260804: Test case preparation for IBM XL compilers support for details.
Depending on your application, you may also need to install the IBM XL Fortran for AIX, V14.1 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.
Problems (APARS) fixed