SPL, More Information Continue Page
The Software Products Library Package (SPL KIT) Continued:
Contents of an SPL
||Includes the operating system and most layered products.
software product license is required to access and use each software
product on the discs.
||In addition to the software binaries, the discs also
include the following software product information: Software Product
Descriptions (SPDs), Installation Guides, individual product Cover
Letters, and for Tru64 UNIX, Release Notes.
||SPL Software Updates Service customers receive quarterly
updates on CD-ROM discs for OpenVMS VAX, OpenVMS Alpha, and/or Tru64
UNIX. Subscribers can also download products from this website; and for
newly updated products prior to receiving the hard media.
SPL Kit subscription information
The SPL Kit subscription, a software update service, provides customers
with a one-year subscription service that entitles them to receive quarterly
releases of the latest software binaries and online documentation on
A purchase of the Software Products Library complete kit is
recommended for new customers as the quarterly Software Updates Service may not
include all components. Customers must be properly licensed, either through a
Support Agreement that provides the rights to use new versions of software or
through the purchase of a
Software Update License to use any new revisions of software binaries that
are included on this distribution.
SPL Software Updates Service
Product Descriptions and Part Numbers with ordering
for OpenVMS VAX and Alpha, and Tru64 UNIX.
Release for OpenVMS VAX &
for Tru64 UNIX..
Note: OpenVMS Integrity
customers must go through the
Support Center for
subscription and downloads of software binaries. More info at Software
Updates Services and Download Information.