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From: Christian Leber (christian_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-03-12 12:32:57


Hello,

I would like to write a module (i think that's the right terminology)
for OpenMPI to a new network interface.

The network interface (actually a simulator) can do the following
simple things:
-return the size of the network
-return the id of the node inside the network
-send non-blocking to a node
-probe for messages
-recv blocking

So it's a pretty simple interface, the connection to the simulator works
over normal TCP/IP sockets.

So how should I start doing this?
Or is there something existing i could modify?

Regards
Christian Leber

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