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General

What customer support services are available for MKS products?

    MKS products have a solid and professional support team. Technical support for these MKS products is available during normal business hours via telephone, fax, and electronic mail (tk_support@mkssoftware.com). In addition, we have an online Technical Support form and a Technical FAQ available on our web site.

    Other forms of support are available by special arrangement.

    The customer support policies for the MKS Application Lifecycle Management product line can be found here.


Does TC Lex & Yacc work Microsoft Visual Studio 2005/2008/2010

    Yes it produces ANSI "C" and C++ and will compile with virtually any compiler. The Run time library is in source form so you may rebuild it for other compilers.


May I redistribute the binaries created with PTC Lex & Yacc, including any runtime code you provide without royalty?

    Yes you may compile and link in the PTC Lex & Yacc Runtime library free of royalty.


May I have an evaluation of PTC Lex & Yacc?

    The PTC Lex & Yacc is not available for evaluation.


What is the difference between the PTC Lex & Yacc product and the one in PTC MKS Toolkit?

    PTC MKS Toolkit (for Enterprise Developers) has an older AT&T vintage Lex & Yacc for porting Unix applications. The PTC Lex & Yacc product is for new Windows development work.


Licensing

How is MKS Lex & Yacc licensed?

    Individual MKS Lex & Yacc products are licensed on a per machine. If you install the products on a machine acting as a server (i.e. multi user access) you will require a license for each user that will use the product.


System Requirements

What operating systems do the PTC MKS Toolkit products run on?

    The PTC MKS Toolkit products are supported on the current Windows operating systems. Please refer to the Supported Versions chart in our Customer Support area for complete information.


What are the hardware and software requirements for using PTC MKS Toolkit, PTC Lex & Yacc and the add-ons?