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Release 32-bit version of Informix CSDK v4.50

Some customers are constrained and need to continue to use Informix 32-bit CSDK drivers. Their applications currently use the Informix 32-bit libraries & there are often build constraints to moving to a 64-bit CSDK.

  • Nigel Thorley
  • Apr 9 2019
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Why is it useful?
Who would benefit from this IDEA? This would also help customers migration to the compatible IDS server v14.10. Currently they are restricted to using Informix CSDK v4.10.
How should it work?

Release a 32-bit Informix CSDK v4.50 as well as the 64-bit version.

Idea Priority
Priority Justification I believe a number of customers would like access to a informix v4.50 CSDK. Example Boeing in the uk are currently restricted to using the older CSDK v4.10 for some of their existing Informix apps written in Uniface & Visual C++ 32-bit, running on Windows Server 2016..
Customer Name Boeing UK
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    Karen Qualley commented
    10 Apr 14:07

    Thank you for your feedback! Please add which OS platform is requested for 32 bit.

  • Nigel Thorley commented
    11 Apr 13:34

    Boeing are using the Informix CSDK on Windows Server 2016. There is also a similar requirement for Informix Linux CSDK 32-bit for customer Jenzabar   (Idea https://ibmanalytics.ideas.aha.io/ideas/INFX-I-296)

  • Admin
    Karen Qualley commented
    11 Apr 18:52

    Thanks for the additional info. We are reviewing now.

  • Admin
    Karen Qualley commented
    16 Apr 15:38

    Using the 4.10 32bit CSDK with the 14.10 Server would be the recommended solution for this scenario.

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