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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [EXTERNAL] Re: Rename "vader" BTL to "xpmem"
From: Shamis, Pavel (shamisp_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-11-17 11:48:29


+1, If Nathan don't mind to change the name, then it's ok.

Pavel (Pasha) Shamis

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Application Performance Tools Group
Computer Science and Math Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
On Nov 17, 2011, at 11:34 AM, Barrett, Brian W wrote:
> On 11/17/11 6:29 AM, "Ralph Castain" <rhc_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> 
>> Frankly, the only vote that counts is Nathan's - it's his btl, and we
>> have never forcibly made someone rename their component. I would suggest
>> we not set that precedent. I'm comfortable with whatever he decides to
>> call it.
> 
> I have no objection to a rename, but agree with Ralph that this seems like
> the sort of thing that should be handled by asking Nathan first (which
> Jeff may have done, who knows).  Naming arguments are always painful and
> we've largely avoided them.  I'd hate to start with a situation where we
> don't talk to the original author of the code first.
> 
> Brian
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>  Brian W. Barrett
>  Dept. 1423: Scalable System Software
>  Sandia National Laboratories
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