HP OpenVMS VAX Software Products Library
November 2010 Final Release
Welcome to this quarter's OpenVMS VAX Software Products Library Package.
End of Software Products Library Shipments
While HP is committed to provide ongoing support for HP OpenVMS VAX, as
outlined at http://h71000.www7.hp.com/openvms/openvms_supportchart.html,
there are no further updates planned for the software products covered by
Therefore, this is the last shipment of the OpenVMS VAX Software Products Library
and the OpenVMS VAX Online Documentation Library Packages.
We recommend our customers keep the November media safe to have easy access
to the included Software Products in the future. In case replacement media
is required, it will be possible to order a package using the current product
In addition to the physical media, customers will also be able to download
equivalent content from the Software Products Library website, using the
instructions listed below.
The content will be available for download until May 31, 2012.
Please note that updates to the HP OpenVMS VAX Operating System are not
affected by this announcement and will be published and distributed as usual.
Software Products Library Website
You are invited to visit our Website, http://www.hp.com/software/SPL.
>SPL Master Index
Special web versions of the Software Products Library Master Indexes have been
linked to underlying product information. If you are looking for details
of what is shipping or ship history for previous product versions this helpful
information is available online at:
The SPL master index is also included on Disc #1 in the [README] directory of
the SPL CD-ROMs.
>Software Products Library Web Downloads
The web versions of the Software Products Library Master Indexes permit you
to download the software kits for layered products in this library. Look for the
download link at the individual product level at: http://h30266.www3.hp.com/
A link to SPL Download information page can be found on the left navigation bar
under Software Updates Service and Download Information.
Software Library customers may use the following for access:
A copy of this quarters Cover Letter in html and text formats, including
username and password, can be found on SPL Disc #1, [README]. The html format
provides easy access to information through the embedded hyperlinks.
>The Online Documentation Library (ODL) Master Index
The ODL master index is available for online viewing and downloads at:
The ODL master index is also included on the ODL CD.
The Archived Bookreader ODL CD image is available for download or viewing by
platform at: http://h30266.www3.hp.com/odl/bkb/bookreader.shtml
>SPL Offerings Table
This document describes the quarterly subscription choices and distribution
content, and is available online at http://h30266.www3.hp.com/SPLofferings.shtml
Your comments regarding our Web pages are welcomed by sending email
Current Software Products Library Removals due to Retirement (November 2010)
Product Name UPILV Version
Products Shipping Two Versions
Product Name UPILV Versions Shipping
DIGITAL Code Management System (CMS) 007AA 3.9A
HP Code Management System (CMS) for
OpenVMS VAX Systems 007AA 4.4
Editor/Source Code Analyzer 057AA 4.5A
HP Language-Sensitive Editor/Source
Code Analyzer 057AA 5
DIGITAL Performance and Coverage
Analyzer for OpenVMS VAX Systems (PCA) 119AA 4.5A
HP Performance and Coverage Analyzer
for OpenVMS VAX Systems (PCA) 119AA 4.9
DIGITAL Test Manager for OpenVMS
VAX Systems 927AA 3.8A
HP Digital Test Manager for OpenVMS
VAX Systems 927AA 4.3
DECset for OpenVMS VAX Systems 965AA 12.2A
HP DECset for OpenVMS VAX Systems 965AA 12.7
DIGITAL Module Management System (MMS)
for OpenVMS VADAA 3.2A
HP Module Management System (MMS) for
OpenVMS VAX Systems VADAA 3.7
Compaq TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS VHRAA 5.3
DIGITAL TCP/IP Services for OpenVMS VHRAA 4.2
Ship History and O/S Compatibility
Please refer to the Ship History and O/S Compatibility Chart or Software
Product Description for Operating System Support information. The Ship History
and O/S Compatibility Chart shows the minimum and maximum Operating System
versions supported by each software product on the Software Products Library.
This chart is available at the Software Products Library website:
Full-Kit Software Patches are included on the Software Products Library
Please be aware that some products will ship a "Full-Kit Software Patch" on the
Software Products Library. The Full-Kit Software Patch will be delivered
either as a replacement or as an additional revision for the currently shipping
software product. These software patches have been qualified and are approved
for shipment to the Software Products Library audience. Software patches can
be identified with an ECO in the Kit Type column. Details regarding the software
patch version are available in each product's cover letter.
The Full-Kit Software Patch should be handled as a maintenance release.
HP Services Tools
The Services Tools and associated web pages may contain new diagnosis software
that is applicable to the system and should be reviewed for the most recent updates
to the diagnosis tools.
The Services Tools for OpenVMS on VAX Servers distribution contains analysis,
diagnosis and remote support software, for example WEBES and ISEE, for use by HPs
service engineers and HPs Authorized Service Provider service engineers.
The software and associated documentation for use on systems that have hardware
warranty, a service contract, or service obligation is available at:
HP Mature Software Product Support
HP offers Mature Software Product Support for products that are functionally
complete, stable, and have no new versions planned for release. Products
on the Software Products Library media will continue to be included on the
quarterly distributions after they have entered mature software product status.
For more information on HP Mature Software Product Support and to view a list
of the eligible products, visit the following Web page:
A valid software product license is required to access and use each software
product on the Software Products Library. License to Use a new revision of a
software product is provided through a Support Agreement that lists Software
Updates Service for each individual product license. Alternatively the
customer must purchase the appropriate Software Update License for each
new revision of a software product that the customer wishes to use. Additional
licensing information is available at:
A Final Note
If you have questions or concerns regarding the Software Products Library,
please contact us at SPLsupport@IdeaGSC.com
Please note that this email address will reach the Software Products Library
only. Questions regarding individual product performance should continue to
be worked through your local support team.
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