SCL Supported OS 

 
For SCL, Synopsys recommends single (not redundant) license servers with the following system hardware & configuration:
  • Recent x86_64 processor
  • OS: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 or 6.4
  • Multiple CPUs or cores (modern CPU with 4 or more cores is recommended)
  • 2 GHz CPU speed or better
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 2 Gbps Ethernet card & switch
  • Adequate soft file descriptors (typically 8192 or higher)
Note:
Other platforms are also supported, but are recommended only for small quantities of licenses.

Supported SCL Platforms by Operating System & Platform Keyword

For a list of Operating Systems supported under SCL 11.x, see the table below.

IMPORTANT:

  • SCL 11.8 is required to support tools based on the PerfectVIPs perflmd daemon.
  • SCL 11.7 is required to support tools based on Magma knights or EVE eved.
  • SCL 11.6 is required to serve SpringSoft tools based on the sclmgrd and snslmgrd daemons.
  • SCL 11.5 and prior are not supported.

The following limitations apply:

  • For SpringSoft products, SCL on the Windows OS is not supported. Use another supported platform.
  • For ARChitect and MetaWare tool versions based on legacy daemons, use only 32-bit versions of SCL for Solaris and Linux platforms.
  • For CoWare, Synfora, and VaST tool versions based on legacy daemons, use only 32-bit versions of SCL for Solaris and Linux platforms.
  • For Synplicity tool versions based on legacy daemons, if you are using a Solaris SPARC platform, use only the 32-bit "sparcOS5" binary.
Synopsys Common Licensing Supported Platforms by OS & Keyword
PlatformOperating SystemPlatform Keyword
(use for downloading & installation)
AMD or Intel x86_64Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7
Compatible: RHEL 5.9, 6.2, 6.4
Note: Plan to migrate off RHEL 5.x, which will not be supported in a future SCL release.
linux (32-bit)
amd64 (64-bit)
AMD or Intel x86_64Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise 10 SP3
Compatible: SLES 10 SP4, SLES 11 SP1,SLES 11 SP2
Note: Plan to migrate off SLES 10.x, which will not be supported in a future SCL release.
suse32 (32-bit)
suse64 (64-bit)
IBM RS/6000AIX 6.1rs6000 (32-bit)
aix64 (64-bit)
x86_64 WindowsMicrosoft Windows XP SP2, SP3
Compatible: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2
Plan to migrate off Windows XP. Windows XP will not be supported in a future release.
windows (32-bit)
Oracle (Sun) SPARC
Solaris 10
10/09 kernel

sparcOS5
sparc64

More Information:
For a list of vendor daemons incorporated into SCL, click here.