In general, user visible features and behavior is identical across all supported platforms. The few exceptions are summarized on this section.
Operating systems have service management subsystems that support running a Spotfire Streaming application as a service, including automatic starting and stopping the service when the host operating system is booted and shutdown. These subsystems are specific to the operating system. Currently system service management is supported only on Linux and Windows.
Spotfire Streaming provides a Logback appender for Windows, which is configured using the standard Logback configuration mechanisms. This appender is described in Windows Event Log Appender.
The starting virtual address of allocated shared memory on macOS is managed by a
global file located in
/var/tmp/osx.memory. This file is created as needed,
and accessed whenever a node is installed. Modifying this file could result in corrupting data
stored in shared memory.