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From: Brian Barrett (brbarret_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-10-09 10:06:30


On Oct 4, 2007, at 3:06 PM, Jinhui Qin wrote:
> sib:sharcnet$ mpirun -n 3 ~/openMPI_stuff/Hello
>
> Process 0.1.1 is unable to reach 0.1.2 for MPI communication.
> If you specified the use of a BTL component, you may have
> forgotten a component (such as "self") in the list of
> usable components.
>

This is very odd -- it looks like two of the processes don't think
they can talk to each other. Can you try running with:

   mpirun -n 3 -mca btl tcp,self <app>

If that fails, then the next piece of information that would be
useful is the IP addresses and netmasks for all the nodes in your
cluster. We have some logic in our TCP communication system that can
cause some interesting results for some network topologies.

Just to verify it's not an XGrid problem, you might want to try
running with a hostfile -- I think you'll find that the results are
the same, but it's always good to verify.

Brian