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AIX - XCOFF64 Object Files Are Not Allowed In 32-Bit Mode (Doc ID 206265.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2022

Applies to:

Precompilers - Version and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


Compilation of Pro*C Program on Oracle 9i AIX 64-bit or later Oracle versions such as 10g, 11g.

Compile Command: 

make -f build EXE=<EXE NAME> OBJS="<list of object files>"

For e.g.,

cd $ORACLE_HOME/precomp/demo/proc
make -f build EXE=sample1 OBJS=sample1.o


Results in the following error message:

ld: 0711-736 ERROR: Input file <"object file">.o:

XCOFF64 object files are not allowed in 32-bit mode.




Recompiling or migrating.


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