From Johnny Willemsen@21:1/5 to All on Thu Sep 17 09:55:25 2015
Once again, thanks to the efforts of many developers, testers, and
users, we are pleased to announce the bug fix ony release
of ACE 6.3.3, TAO 2.3.3, CIAO 1.3.3, and DAnCE 1.3.3, which is available
from the usual download location at:
The doxygen documentation for this release is also available. In
addition to the packages combined of sources and generate makefiles,
this release provides source-only packages for developers who use MPC to generate their own makefiles.
We encourage you to download the new release, use it with your
applications, and let us know if you encounter any problems. Please use the:
for information commercial support services available from various
The following is a list of key changes since the last major release.
Please refer to the corresponding ChangeLog files, NEWS files, or
Bugzilla entries for more details on the problem and the nature of fixes applied.
Changes to ACE
. Visual Studio 2015 has adequate C++11 support, because of this
ACE_HAS_CPP11 is now defined with this compiler. A large amount
of warnings given by this new compiler have been fixed
. As part of the release script we generate vc12 and vc14
solution files which are packaged as part of the release
. Added support for VxWorks 7 (kernel mode and RTP).
See the comments in include/makeinclude/platform_vxworks7.0.GNU for
. Ended daily maintenance for OpenVMS
. Fixed a defect in ACE_INET_Addr when there is a non-empty interface
address list and set_port_number() is called.
Changes to TAO
. Extended SL2 Security Manager to easily allow non-secure collocated
invocations but still disallow non-secure remote invocations
. Relaxed upper limit on POA Thread pool size.
. Fixed PICurrent improper reset issue. Now slot data is retained through an
ImR forced retry.
. Bugzilla #4205 fixed.
. Defaulted IIOP endpoints on IPv6 enabled systems will no longer append localhost
to the IOR if there are no routable IPv6 addresses but there are
. Improved the performance of the FT-ImR while under very heavy loads.
. ImR now may be built on "uses_wchar" platforms.
. The temporary directory used by the tao_idl preprocessor may now
Changes to CIAO
. In order to support RTI Connext DDS 5.2.0 we introduced
a new NDDSSCRIPTDIR environment variable which should
be the directory in which the RTI scripts are available.
This will be $NDDSHOME/scripts for RTI 5.1.0 and older
and $NDDSHOME/bin for RTI 5.2.0 and newer. With GNU
make we will detect this automatically
Changes to DAnCE