API LIBRARIES

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DEVELOPER GUIDE

FAQ

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Supported Releases: These releases have been certified by Bloomberg’s Enterprise Products team for use by Bloomberg customers.

Experimental Releases: These releases have not yet been certified for use by Bloomberg customers, but have been released by the API library development team in order to address specific issues or add new features. Bloomberg customers should not use these releases unless specifically directed to do so.

Windows

DescriptionSupported
Release
Experimental
Release

Linux

DescriptionSupported
Release
Experimental
Release

Linux Note: The Bloomberg API libraries for Linux (above) cannot be used by Bloomberg Professional terminal users (which use the Desktop API). They are only compatible with Bloomberg Server API and B-Pipe data feed products.

OS X

DescriptionSupported
Release
Experimental
Release

OS X Note 1: The Bloomberg API libraries for OS X (above) cannot be used by Bloomberg Professional terminal users (which use the Desktop API). They are only compatible with Bloomberg Server API and B-Pipe data feed products.

OS X Note 2: The Bloomberg API libraries for OS X (above) are only compatible with OS X 10.7 and later releases

Solaris/SPARC

DescriptionSupported
Release
Experimental
Release

Solaris/X86

DescriptionSupported
Release
Experimental
Release

Solaris Note: The Bloomberg API libraries for Solaris (above) cannot be used by Bloomberg Professional terminal users (which use the Desktop API). They are only compatible with Bloomberg Server API and B-Pipe data feed products.