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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] Invalid initializers in pml_base_request and bml_base_open
From: George Bosilca (bosilca_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-03 13:35:15


Not before I get an email from every developer in the Open MPI
project !!!

   george.

On Aug 3, 2009, at 12:31 , Jeff Squyres wrote:

> This looks icky.
>
> George -- can you please fix?
>
>
>
> On Aug 3, 2009, at 12:07 AM, Ralph Castain wrote:
>
>> Hi folks
>>
>> The following lines were entered into two files by r21739:
>>
>> ompi/mca/pml/base/pml_base_request.c:
>>
>> ompi_free_list_t mca_pml_base_send_requests = {0};
>> ompi_free_list_t mca_pml_base_recv_requests = {0};
>>
>> ompi/mca/bml/bml_base_open.c:
>> opal_list_t mca_bml_base_components_available = {0};
>>
>> Unfortunately, these are not valid initializers as they do not
>> properly init the object definition items in those objects. As a
>> result, you get the following warnings:
>>
>> base/bml_base_open.c:32: warning: missing braces around initializer
>> base/bml_base_open.c:32: warning: (near initialization for
>> ‘mca_bml_base_components_available.super’)
>> base/pml_base_request.c:27: warning: missing braces around
>> initializer
>> base/pml_base_request.c:27: warning: (near initialization for
>> ‘mca_pml_base_send_requests.super’)
>> base/pml_base_request.c:28: warning: missing braces around
>> initializer
>> base/pml_base_request.c:28: warning: (near initialization for
>> ‘mca_pml_base_recv_requests.super’)
>>
>> We have been through this a few times - what you need to do is
>> figure out a multi-stage bracketed init that correctly sets up the
>> object. I played with it a little, but was unable to meet that
>> requirement as it descends into multiple objects, eventually
>> leading to a "initializer element is not computable at load time".
>>
>> George - svn says you committed these changes. Could you (perhaps
>> with suggestions from someone out there?) please figure out a
>> solution? Perhaps you need to find an alternative solution to the
>> problem you were trying to solve.
>>
>> Thanks
>> Ralph
>>
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>
>
> --
> Jeff Squyres
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