17.10 - Teradata PT Platform Compilers - Parallel Transporter

Teradata® Parallel Transporter Application Programming Interface Programmer Guide

Parallel Transporter
Release Number
Release Date
June 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)
Operating System Compiler Version
macOS Xcode 10.2.1
SLES GCC 4.3.4
Solaris running on an AMD Opteron system Solaris Studio 12.6
Solaris running on a SPARC system Solaris Studio 12.6
  • Visual C++ 2019 (VC16)
  • Visual C++ 2012 (VC11)

VC16 is the default version; VC11 shipped to support applications requiring TPTAPI built with this version.

z/OS IBM z/OS XL C/C++ V2R3
  • 17.10 and above: IBM XL C/C++ for AIX, V16.1.0 (xlclang/xlclang++ frontend)
  • 16.20 and below: IBM XL C/C++ for AIX, V12.1 (xlc/xlC frontend)
For AIX, objects built with xlC frontend are not binary compatible with objects built with xlclang++ frontend. Since 17.10 TPTAPI library is built with xlclang++, the existing TPTAPI applications built with xlC may not work with it.