HP C++ for Tru64 UNIX is the most standard-conforming C++ implementation in
the industry and provides features to improve programmer productivity and
HP C++ is a native programming language product that runs under the Tru64
UNIX operating system on Alpha processors and generates highly optimized object
code. In addition to ANSI/ISO C++ International Standard conformance, HP C++
supports the ARM, GNU, and MS dialects, and includes access to the C++ Standard
Library and C++ Class Library.
For more detailed information, please read the Software Product Description (SPD) [pdf]
Using HP C++ [pdf] explains how to develop and debug HP C++ programs and provides information about Tru64 UNIX
features and tools that work with the compiler. The cxx(1) reference page documents compiler options.
The manual dedicates a chapter to the C++ Standard Library. For details about the Standard
Library, access the online Standard Library reference pages, or type man cxxstdlib_intro at the UNIX prompt. (To access the Class Library
reference pages, type man cxxlib_intro.)
Two Standard Library components, locales and iostreams,
are further described in the following documents:
Two Standard Library components, locales and iostreams, are further
described in the following documents:
» Standard Library Locales
» Standard Library Stream Input/Output
Other C++ user documents are available in PostScript and text form in the
/usr/share/doclib/cplusplus directory on your system.
For details about the Class Library packages supplied with this release, read the
C++ Class Library Reference Manual [pdf].
The Release Notes [pdf] provide important information about new features, compatibility with previous versions, and known
If you have any questions about your installation, please review the RBI Letter and Installation Guide [pdf].
For support information, please see the C++ support page.
To order HP C++ for Tru64 UNIX in the U.S. and Canada, call toll-free,
1-800-354-9000. To order in other countries, contact your local HP sales office.