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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] libdir not propagated to contrib/vt/vt ??
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-06-21 08:28:44


Uck; this is complicated. The majority of top-level args are
irrelevant to the contrib packages, but all the standard AC flags
(e.g., --libdir) certainly can be relevant.

VT guys -- can you look into this?

On Jun 13, 2008, at 1:21 AM, Ralf Wildenhues wrote:

> Hello,
>
> * David Daniel wrote on Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 11:34:23PM CEST:
>> Building against recent heads (r18643) it appears that libdir (as set
>> by ./configure --prefix=$PREFIX --libdir=$PREFIX/lib64 for example)
>> is
>> not propagated to ompi-trunk/contrib/vt/vt.
>
> ompi/contrib/vt/configure.m4 is responsible for this. It seems only
> selected arguments from the top-level configure are propagated. This
> looks unfortunate to me, as there are many arguments the user may
> change
> (see configure --help).
>
>> Feature or bug?
>
> Somebody else will have to answer that. FWIW, I'd regard it as a bug.
>
> Cheers,
> Ralf
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Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems