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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] v1.5 .so version numbers
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-08 07:30:07


On Jun 7, 2010, at 10:29 PM, George Bosilca wrote:

> How did we ended up with the following situation:
>
> -libmca_common_sm_so_version=1:0:0
> -libmca_common_mx_so_version=0:0:0
> +libmca_common_sm_so_version=2:0:0
> +libmca_common_mx_so_version=1:0:0
>
> Where the same type of component (common sm and mx here) have different version numbers?

I forget the exact issue -- at some point during the 1.3/1.4 series, we made changes to libcommon_sm.so. IIRC, the interfaces entirely changed. Hence, the first number went to 1.

Similar changes did not happen to libcommon_mx.so, so it stayed 0:0:0.

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Jeff Squyres
jsquyres_at_[hidden]
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