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Release Notes for IBM Informix for UNIX, Linux, and Mac OS X12.10.xC1, March 2013
IBM Informix 12.10.xC1
The Release notes provide a list of useful topics and links for when you install an IBM® Informix® database product or fix pack.
- System requirements
- Installing IBM Informix 12.10.xC1
- Known problems
- Related information
IBM Informix 12.10 is available in several different editions, each offering different features and function.
For a complete list of what's new and changed in this release, go to What's new in Informix.
Information about the fixed defects for IBM Informix 12.10.xC1 is available at: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27037710.
The product announcement letters are available at http://www.ibm.com/common/ssi/index.wss. Search for Informix 12.1. See the announcement for the following information:
- Detailed product description
- Product-positioning statement
- Packaging and ordering details
- International compatibility information
IBM Informix 12.10.xC1 no longer supports this operating system:
- HP-UX PA-RISC
For information about hardware and software compatibility, see the detailed system requirements document at http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27013343.
Installing IBM Informix 12.10.xC1
For step-by-step installation instructions, see Installing Informix on UNIX, Linux, or Mac OS X at Installing Informix on UNIX, Linux, and Mac OS X.
The installation guide is also available in the product build.
If you are migrating from another version of Informix, make sure that you understand all migration requirements and restrictions before you install the product. For migration information, see Migrating Informix database systems.
Up-to-date information about the known problems for Informix 12.10.xC1 is available at http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27037713.
At time of publication, the following problems were known:
- Removing users when you uninstall the database server
If there are multiple installations of the product on the computer, and you are uninstalling one of the products, be careful when you use the Remove users and groups option. Do not remove users or groups that are required by the other installations of the product. If you remove users or groups that are required by the other products, the other products will not start or they will be inoperable.
- An error might occur when you try to install
fix packs on Linux systems.
A message is issued to indicate that the release cannot be installed. The resolution is documented at http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21268984.
- IBM Support Portal: http://www.ibm.com/support/entry/portal/
- Informix interoperability with other products: http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/connect/informixinterop
- IBM Publications for Informix http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg27023505
- International Informix Users Group (IIUG) http://www.iiug.org
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