Future of CERNLIB

Jürgen Knobloch , IT/API

In the FOCUS meeting of December 2000 the future of CERNLIB was agreed as follows:

"For FORTRAN software (CERNLIB), no new functionality and no ports to new platforms are planned. The final release in spring 2002 will be only on Linux, Solaris, HP and Tru64 UNIX, with maintenance for one more year after that. Limited support will be available until end 2003."

A special agreement for the LEP experiments was presented at the FOCUS meeting of Mai 2001:

The complete minutes of the two meetings are at URLs: