Forte Developer / Sun Studio Compiler Notes

Forte Developer / Sun Studio Compiler Notes


Sun WorkShop 5.0

Starting with Qt 3.3 Sun WorkShop 5.0 is not supported. Earlier versions of Qt build smoothly with Sun WorkShop 5.0 provided Sun's patches for it are applied.

Forte Developer 6

Qt is reported to build smoothly with Forte Developer 6 provided Sun's patches for it are applied.

Forte Developer 6 update 1

Qt is reported to build smoothly with Forte Developer 6 update 1 provided Sun's patches for it are applied.

Forte Developer 6 update 2

Qt builds smoothly with Forte Developer 6 update 2 provided Sun's patches for it are applied.

Sun ONE Studio 7

Qt builds smoothly with Sun ONE Studio 7.

Sun ONE Studio 8

Qt builds smoothly with Sun ONE Studio 8.

Sun Studio 9

Qt builds smoothly with Sun Studio 9.

Below you'll find a short list of patches that need to be applied prior to building Qt. Please apply these patches before building Qt - or rebuild Qt from scratch.


Sun WorkShop 5.0

Solaris 7 - 32 bit
  • 107289 - C compiler
  • 107311 - C++ compiler
  • 107357 - compilers
  • 107698 - ild
Solaris 7 - 64 bit
  • 107390 - C++ compiler
  • 107058 - as
  • 107722 - ild
Solaris 8 - 32 bit
  • 107289 - C compiler
  • 107311 - C++ compiler
  • 107357 - compilers
Solaris 8 - 64 bit
  • 107390 - C++ compiler

Forte Developer 6

Solaris 7 - 32 bit
  • 109481 - compilers
  • 109490 - C++ compiler
  • 109491 - C compiler
  • 106950 - linker
Solaris 7 - 64 bit
  • 107058 - as
Solaris 8 - 32 bit
  • 109481 - compilers
  • 109490 - C++ compiler
  • 109491 - C compiler
  • 109147 - linker

Forte Developer 6 update 1

Solaris 7 - 32 bit
  • 109505 - compilers
  • 109508 - C++ compiler
  • 109513 - C compiler
  • 106950 - linker
Solaris 7 - 64 bit
  • 107058 - as
Solaris 8 - 32 bit
  • 109505 - compilers
  • 109508 - C++ compiler
  • 109513 - C compiler
  • 109147 - linker

Forte Developer 6 update 2

Solaris 7 - 32 bit
  • 111678 - compilers
  • 111679 - C compiler
  • 111685 - C++ compiler
  • 106950 - linker
Solaris 7 - 64 bit
  • 107058 - as
Solaris 8 - 32 bit
  • 111678 - compilers
  • 111679 - C compiler
  • 111685 - C++ compiler
  • 109147 - linker

Sun ONE Studio 7

Solaris 7 - 32 bit
  • 111704 - compilers
  • 111708 - C compiler
  • 111715 - C++ compiler
Solaris 7 - 64 bit
  • 107058 - as
Solaris 8 - 32 bit
  • 111704 - compilers
  • 111708 - C compiler
  • 111715 - C++ compiler

Sun ONE Studio 8

Qt builds smoothly with Sun ONE Studio 8.


Note that more patches are available from Sun, for C++ libraries or developer tools such as the debugger.


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