Language Environment (LE) is a common execution environment for:
The current COBOL, PL/I and C/C++ compiler products, as well as
some OS/390 components such as TCP/IP and
OpenEdition, require this run-time environment. Interfaces
are provided to support LE-conforming routines written in
- FORTRAN (compatibility mode)
- basic services for initialization and termination, as well as
condition handling and error recovery.
- common services used by all high level languages, including
routines which can be used directly by an application developer.
- language-specific services.
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Product Release History page includes program number and support status for
Language Environment and compiler versions.