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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] 1.3rc4 README "nit"
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-01-13 17:42:52


Thanks Paul!

https://svn.open-mpi.org/trac/ompi/changeset/20260

On Jan 13, 2009, at 4:44 PM, Paul H. Hargrove wrote:

> Again, sorry for the last-minute input.
>
> I noticed the following in README:
> - Open MPI includes support for a wide variety of supplemental
> hardware and software package. When configuring Open MPI, you may
> need to supply additional flags to the "configure" script in order
> to tell Open MPI where the header files, libraries, and any other
> required files are located. As such, running "configure" by itself
> may include support for all the devices (etc.) that you expect,
> especially if their support headers / libraries are installed in
> non-standard locations. Network interconnects are an easy example
> to discuss -- Myrinet and OpenFabrics networks, for example, both
> have supplemental headers and libraries that must be found before
> Open MPI can build support for them. You must specify where these
> files are with the appropriate options to configure. See the
> listing of configure command-line switches, below, for more details.
>
>
> And think the intended meaning requires adding the word "not":
> required files are located. As such, running "configure" by itself
> - may include support for all the devices (etc.) that you expect,
> + may not include support for all the devices (etc.) that you expect,
> especially if their support headers / libraries are installed in
>
> -Paul
>
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> Paul H. Hargrove PHHargrove_at_[hidden]
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Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems