xdc-F05
diff --git a/README b/README
index fdaa00b..3bd8009 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-             xdc-F04 (corevers:16.0.2.0; B:200,G:200,R:200)
+             xdc-F05 (corevers:16.0.2.0; B:200,G:200,R:200)
 
                        eXpanDed C Tools (XDCtools)
 
@@ -77,14 +77,7 @@
 
 CHANGES
 
-xdc.services.host.lib
-	    we switched back to using _spawnvpe on Windows because _execve
-	    causes premature exit of the parent process. The build on the
-	    command line presents a command line prompt in the middle of a
-	    build.
-
-	    added a call to SetEnvironmentVariable to force '=C' variable
-	    in the environment set accessed by the OS
+xdc.shelf   updated version numbers and licenses for third-party software
 
 MRS
 
diff --git a/ident.c b/ident.c
index 68709bd..daeae87 100644
--- a/ident.c
+++ b/ident.c
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
  *  ======== ident.c ========
  */
 
-#define _VERS_ "@(#)*** xdc-F04"
+#define _VERS_ "@(#)*** xdc-F05"
 
 static char __NAME[] = _NAME_;
 static char __DATE[] = _DATE_;