Eclipse PTP

The PTP project provides an integrated development environment to support the development of parallel applications written in C, C++, and Fortran. Eclipse PTP provides:

  • Support for the MPI, OpenMP and UPC programming models, as well as OpenSHMEM and OpenACC
  • Support for a wide range of batch systems and runtime systems, including PBS/Torque, LoadLeveler, GridEngine, Parallel Environment, Open MPI, and MPICH2
  • A scalable parallel debugger
  • Support for the integration of a wide range of parallel tools


Fortran Development Tools (Photran)

The Photran project is now part of PTP. Forming an integral part of the parallel tools platform, Fortran language support provided by Photran is an essential tool for the parallel development community. Please consult the Photran User's Guide for information on downloading and installing this plug-in. Online version of the Photran User's Guide is also available as part of the plug-in installation. Highlights include:

  • Support for IBM XLF, Intel Fortran, gfortran and other compilers
  • Fortran editor with syntax highlighting
  • Powerful refactoring support
  • Managed build support

Quick Links
Current Status

PTP 8.1.1 released 27 February, 2015

If you installed the Eclipse for Parallel Application Developers package you can do Help > Check for Updates. You can also see Updating from a previous release on the PTP wiki for details about updating from and to different releases.

Recent News

February 27, 2015 - PTP 8.1.1 Available. Check the Download link on how to get yours.

September 26, 2014 - PTP 8.1 Available. Check the Download link on how to get yours.

July 13, 2014 - PTP 8.0.1 Available. Check the Download link on how to get yours.

June 25, 2014 - PTP 8.0.0 Available. The Eclipse for Parallel Application Developers package now is based on Eclipse Luna

April 11, 2014 - PTP 7.0.5 Available

February 28, 2014 - Eclipse Kepler SR2 and PTP 7.0.4 Available. You can update PTP and the rest of your Eclipse workbench with the Eclipse Kepler SR2 release.

August 15, 2013 - PTP 7.0.3 Available

July 21, 2013 - PTP 7.0.2 Available

July 3, 2013 - PTP 7.0.1 Available

June 26, 2013 - PTP 7.0.0 Available with Eclipse Kepler.

The Help > Check for updates menu item should work to update your Eclipse and PTP from a previous Luna-based (PTP 8.x) release.
More Information

The PTP Wiki is often the best source of up-to-date information on PTP for Developers and Users.