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From: Rainer Keller (keller_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-06-19 16:44:41


Hello,
On Tuesday 19 June 2007 16:41, Brian Barrett wrote:
> >> Please raise Your hand if anybody cares.
> >
> > Sun cares very much about this for the exact reason you state (Binary
> > compatibility).
> > I'd prefer this ddt is placed at the end of the list.
>
> I think we should try to avoid binary compatibility changes at the
> MPI layer if we can, even between our "major" releases. Especially
> if they don't take lots of work. Now if only we would stop changing
> the size of ompi_communicator_t :).

Alright. As suggested, the two missing parts are committed.
To the unsuspecting Fortran app, everything should look the same...

With best regards,
Rainer

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