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General instructions

Please note that for some of the following download methods, it is required to have IBM Advance Toolchain for PowerLinux 6.0-4 or greater previously installed on the system.

You can download the IBM PowerLinux Software Repository Initialization RPM package, which configures yum/yast/zypper to download and install the SDK, along with its dependencies. Alternatively, you can download the ISO image or you can download specific RPMs. If you need the client for Linux/x86 IDE, you can download either the x86_64.deb or RPM package.

Available downloads and requirements

For any download method you choose below, you must accept the license agreements and terms and conditions before you can download the IBM SDK for PowerLinux.

Next, follow the instructions on the "Install and use" tab. The "Install and use" tab also contains links to important README information, the Release Notes, and the user's guide.

Download IBM PowerLinux Software Repository Initialization RPM

Note: The latest version of the IBM PowerLinux Tools Repository is now available. It has been released to support the new location for the IBM Advance Toolchain downloads. Download the latest configuration RPM file from this location:

Download the ISO image
Package download Size (bytes)
ISO image for IBM SDK for PowerLinux 2258946048
Download individual RPMs for IBM SDK
PackageSize (bytes)TypeDescription
ibm-sdk-lop-1.5.0-1.ppc64.rpm 518510153 RPM Contains IBM SDK for PowerLinux
ibm-sdk-lop-server-1.5.0-1.ppc64.rpm 138283380 RPM Contains server-side install needed by the Intel/x86 IDE client
ibm-sdk-lop_1.5.0_ppc64el.deb 455788480 Debian Contains IBM SDK for PowerLinux for Ubuntu 14.04
ibm-sdk-lop-server_1.5.0_ppc64el.deb 130270174 Debian Contains server-side install needed by the Intel/x86 IDE client (for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS)
ibm-sdk-lop-1.5.0-1.x86_64.rpm 503929797 RPM Contains Intel/x86 IDE client for IBM SDK for PowerLinux (for RHEL, SLES and Fedora)
ibm-sdk-lop_1.5.0_amd64.deb 504018762 Debian Contains Linux/x86 IDE client for IBM SDK for PowerLinux (for Ubuntu/Debian)
ibm-sdk-lop-stp-rhel-1.5.0-1.ppc64.rpm 4534 RPM Contains detection mechanisms for Systemtap in RHEL
ibm-sdk-lop-stp-fc-1.5.0-1.ppc64.rpm 4258 RPM Contains detection mechanisms for Systemtap in Fedora
ibm-sdk-lop-stp-sles-1.5.0-1.ppc64.rpm 5033 RPM Contains detection mechanisms for Systemtap in SLES
fdpr_wrap-0.1.1-2.ppc64.rpm 93613 RPM Contains FDPR wrapper scripts for IBM SDK for PowerLinux
fdprpro-5.6.2-6b.ppc64.rpm 3778821 RPM Contains IBM Feedback Directed Program Restructing (FDPR) for PowerLinux
pthread-mon-0.5.10-1.ppc64.rpm 2372475 RPM Contains IBM Pthread Monitoring Tool for PowerLinux
systemsim-p8-f19-1.0-0.x86_64.rpm 2925500 RPM The IBM Functional Simulator for the POWER8 processor
sim_ppc-752-05.ppc64.rpm 38355408 RPM IBM Performance Simulator for Linux on POWER
Release Notes 231194 PDF Release notes for IBM SDK for PowerLinux Version 1.5.0. (Click the link to view the file online. Right click to download and save.)
User's Guide   HTML The lastest version of the User's Guide refers to IBM SDK for PowerLinux 1.4. Despite that, there is valuable information in it.

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