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From: Christian Kauhaus (ckauhaus_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-04-04 13:04:43


Ralph Castain <rhc_at_[hidden]>:
> There has been a lot of discussion about IPv6 in Open MPI and
> OpenRTE recently. My comments here relate solely to OpenRTE and are
> intended to help provide some clarity to the discussion.

Thank you very much for your helpful clarifications. We are currently
collecting some machines for a testing environment -- it does not make
sense to develop something as multi-platform as OpenMPI/OpenRTE with
only a bunch of x86 Linux boxen. We have quite a collection of different
machines here at our institute, but nearly all of them have at least
IPv6 headers available. What a pity. ;-)

If someone could provide us an account on a non-IPv6-enabled Unix
machine (like an old Solaris or HP-UX), this would be very helpful.
This way we can be sure not to break the build with our patches.

  Christian

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Dipl.-Inf. Christian Kauhaus                               <><
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