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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] RFC: Linuxes shipping libibverbs
From: Gleb Natapov (glebn_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-23 02:56:44


On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 08:30:52PM +0000, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
> > > Also, if this test depends on the Debian kernel packages, then we're
> > > back to square one as some folks (like myself) run binary kernels,
> > > other may just hand-compile and this test may not work as we may miss
> > > the 'Debian trigger' in those cases.
> >
> >
> > The OpenFabrics kernel drivers are implemented as kernel modules, so
> > it's mainly just a question of loading them it to start them running.
> > For example, in the official OFED distribution, it comes with /etc/
>
> Do you have any information whether OFED is in fact packaged for
> Debian? It may not be, and hence no file ...
>
AFAIK OFED is not packaged for debian. Ronald packages IB for debian.

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			Gleb.