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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] Build failures on trunk? r21235
From: Brian W. Barrett (brbarret_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-14 14:29:42


On Thu, 14 May 2009, Jeff Squyres wrote:

> On May 14, 2009, at 2:22 PM, Brian W. Barrett wrote:
>
>>> We actually took pains to *not* do that; we *used* to do that and
>>> explicitly
>>> took it out. :-\ IIRC, it had something to do with dlopen'ing
>>> libmpi.so...?
>>
>> Actually, I think that was something else. Today, libopen-rte.la lists
>> libopen-pal.la as a dependency and libmpi.la lists libopen-rte.la. I had
>> removed the dependency of libmpi.la on libopen-pal.la because it was
>> causing libopen-pal.so to be listed twice by libtool, which was causing
>> problems.
>>
>> It would be a trivial fix to change the Makefiles to make libmpi.la to
>> depend on libopen-pal.la as well as libopen-rte.la.
>
> Ah -- am I thinking of us removing libmpi (etc.) from the DSOs?

I think so. And that's a change we definitely don't want to undo.

Brian