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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] Migrate the OpenMPI to VxWorks
From: Ralf Wildenhues (Ralf.Wildenhues_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-04-16 01:23:57


* Ralph Castain wrote on Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 05:35:37AM CEST:
> I have not personally tried, but I am pretty sure that you can install
> the autotools under VxWorks - have you tried to download the latest
> autotool tarballs and build them?

I don't know if that works well out of the box, but if you build any of
the autotools, run their testsuites and find any failures, then we would
be happy to hear about them at the respective mailing lists. If the
testsuites pass, you can be fairly confident that they work well on your
system.

To find out where the OpenMPI configure script hangs, try running it
after adding 'set -x' as second line to the script. The output will be
large, so beware. If /bin/sh is not a Posix shell, you might want to
try something like
  CONFIG_SHELL=/bin/bash; export CONFIG_SHELL
  $CONFIG_SHELL ./configure [OPTIONS...]

instead.

Hope that helps,
Ralf