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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] TRUNK error ( MAN page ) since r19120
From: Lenny Verkhovsky (lenny.verkhovsky_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-08-05 07:43:47


seems to be working,

thanks Jeff.

On 8/4/08, Jeff Squyres <jsquyres_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>
> Ok, as of r19141, it should be fixed. Let me know if you still have
> problems.
>
>
> On Aug 4, 2008, at 11:01 AM, Jeff Squyres wrote:
>
> Thanks Ralf!
>>
>> I've committed the first part of your fix; I'm testing the 2nd part right
>> now... (also need a "-" in the mkdir in case the directory already exists.
>> I should be able to commit shortly; just want to make sure it works first.
>>
>> FWIW, I did test the man page stuff with a clean SVN checkout first, but I
>> didn't check it with a clean checkout *and* a VPATH build. Sorry, folks.
>>
>>
>> On Aug 4, 2008, at 9:22 AM, Ralf Wildenhues wrote:
>>
>> * Tim Mattox wrote on Mon, Aug 04, 2008 at 03:11:20PM CEST:
>>>
>>>> As this thread is making clear, not everyone saw and/or heeded the
>>>> note that we were upgrading the GNU autotools used for building Open
>>>> MPI's
>>>> nightly tarballs. See http://www.open-mpi.org/svn/building.php the the
>>>> version
>>>> matrix. For your reference, the trunk & 1.3 nightlies are being built
>>>> with these versions, and I recommend everyone upgrade to these:
>>>>
>>>
>>> This has not much to do with autotools versions, but everything
>>> with having a build tree separate from the source tree or not.
>>>
>>> The proper fix is to change several references of $(top_srcdir) to
>>> $(top_builddir), to insert into each rule in
>>> ompi_trunk/Makefile.man-page-rules a command like
>>> @$(mkdir_p) `dirname $@`
>>>
>>> to have the corresponding directory created in advance. Alternatively,
>>> you can make files depend on a directory stamp file whose rule creates
>>> the corresponding directory (depending on the directory itself is not
>>> portable).
>>>
>>> Also, I see in ompi/tools/*/Makefile.am several instances of
>>> cd SOME_DIR ; make FOO
>>>
>>> in makefile rules. Please fix them to be
>>> cd SOME_DIR && $(MAKE) $(AM_MAKEFLAGS) FOO
>>>
>>> so that, if SOME_DIR does not exists, no rogue action is performed,
>>> also that parallel make works as advertised, and that make flags can be
>>> overridden conveniently.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>> Ralf (who can fix this but then you will have to wait)
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>>
>>
>> --
>> Jeff Squyres
>> Cisco Systems
>>
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> Jeff Squyres
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