run-time environment


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

run-time environment

(operating system)
A collection of subroutines and environment variables that provide commonly used functions and data for a program while it is running.

Compare run-time support.
This article is provided by FOLDOC - Free Online Dictionary of Computing (foldoc.org)
References in periodicals archive ?
The shell_data_file points to any file in /data/local/tmp/ under the run-time environment, which is defined in /external/sepolicy/file_contexts under the development environment as follows:
This not only is good practice for maximizing code reuse, but it also reduces the amount of code stored in the run-time environment of the scripting engine and leaves more memory for additional scripts and data storage.
For that reason, the VxWorks programming and run-time environment has been implemented throughout Rexroth, so that today this real-time operating system is found in all its solutions from the IndraControl control platform to its latest release.
Microsoft Speech Server is Microsoft's IVR platform and provides the tools, run-time environment, and core speech and telephony services needed for speech-enabled telephony applications on a single, integrated platform.
It consists of two components: the content aggregation model and the run-time environment or RTE (ADL, 2001).
Templates are completed by developers who specify an application's configuration and destination, so IT staff in the run-time environment do not need to make their own settings for applications.
The key components of the architecture are a stand-alone compiler that generates a dynamically linkable library and a run-time environment that is customized to particular simulators.
The customer's software can be migrated seamlessly to any supported run-time environment, including functional model, mixed functional/gate model, FPGA, the T6TC1XB-0001 development board and the custom SoC.
And there are two main questions that IT directors want to ask: First, does the product live up to technical specifications in the run-time environment, and second, does the company live up to its service and support commitments?
It includes a software development environment (SDE), run-time environment (RTE) and scalable hardware development system (HDS) that includes support for Agere's 2.5 gigabits-per-second (Gbit/s) through 10 Gbit/s PayloadPlus network processors and Agere's protocol-independent PI-402 .5 terabits-per-second (Tbit/s) switch fabric.
Sutton Coldfield-based Policy Master has secured rights to distribute the Polaris Product Writer and Run-Time Environment software, together with all Polaris Data Dictionaries, to insurance organisations in North America and Canada.
The Java Development Kit (JDK) or Java Run-time Environment (JRE), versions 1.1.6 or up, must be installed on the host computer.