Hello OpenMPI developers,
on Darwin/OS X, recent Libtool has some debugging symbols issue fixed.
I think that was even raised on this list a short while ago. Also, an
issue with recent Intel compilers on Linux has been fixed.
Absoft support is not yet in Libtool, but Lahey is.
Hope that helps.
* Jeff Squyres wrote on Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 04:07:02PM CEST:
> Yep; there may be no real specific benefit, but it's good to get the
> most recent versions for a release branch before we freeze it.
> It *may* have fixed some Absoft compiler issues; I'm checking with
> Absoft on this (I didn't see anything specific about it in the release
> notes, and the data is not entirely clear because a few things changed
> in Absoft's MTT setup right around the same time).
> On Sep 19, 2008, at 10:04 AM, George Bosilca wrote:
>> I've been using these versions for some time, basically from the date
>> they get released. So far, no issues have been raised. However, I do
>> not see any benefit with these new versions (on Linux and Mac OS X).
>> On Sep 19, 2008, at 9:56 AM, Tim Mattox wrote:
>>> Just an FYI,
>>> Last night I switched the nightly tarball creation for the
>>> trunk and v1.3 to use the latest autoconf and libtool
>>> releases. AFAIK, everything worked fine.
>>> So, these are the versions of the various gnu tools
>>> we are currently using:
>>> You may want to upgrade your local installs of these for
>>> your own development work so we are all on the same version.
>>> On Thu, Sep 18, 2008 at 8:24 AM, Jeff Squyres <jsquyres_at_[hidden]>
>>>> Autoconf and Libtool released updates recently (to v2.63 and
>>>> respectively). I have tested these versions with a local trunk
>>>> checkout and
>>>> they seem to work fine.
>>>> Any objections to moving the nightly trunk and v1.3 tarballs to
>>>> (we're still pre-1.3 lockdown, so I figured it was ok to move)