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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] 1.4.5rc3 released
From: Paul H. Hargrove (PHHargrove_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-01-30 22:55:26


Oh, I missed a big one:

7) opal/util/path.c has "#elif defined(linux)" but XLC does not define this.
This is breaking test/util/opal_pth_nfs.c
See http://www.open-mpi.org/community/lists/devel/2012/01/10268.php

-Paul

On 1/30/2012 4:25 PM, Paul H. Hargrove wrote:
> In retesting I see that the following items I reported in 1.4.5rc2 or
> rc1 have NOT been resolved in rc3.
> This list is meant to be complete, even for issues that I reported so
> recently that no fix is expected and those that probably won't be
> fixed at all.
>
> 0) README for Solaris Studio compilers ("don't set CXX=sunCC") which I
> mentioned in my previous post.
>
> 1) The 1.4.x version of ticket #2954 has not been fixed yet.
> In other words, one must still use GNU Make on FreeBSD and OpenBSD.
> I saw George committed the fix to 1.5.x, but Did the CMRs ever get
> created for HEAD and 1.4?
>
> 2) Must --disable-io-romio on OpenBSD
>
> 3) No MFSTYPENAMELEN in MacOS-10.3
> The README says "OS X (10.4)" has been tested, but doesn't state 10.4
> as a minimum requirement.
> I've noted that 1.5.x is smart enough to enforce 10.4 as a minimum at
> configure time:
>> configure: WARNING: Open MPI does not support OS X prior to version
>> 10.4 (Tiger)
>> configure: error: Cannot continue
>
> 4) Icc-9.1 and icc-10.0 fail to build atomics on IA64 (gcc is fine on
> same machine)
>
> 5) atomic_spinlock test failure on linux/ppc64/xlc-9.0 (ppc32 PASSes,
> as does ppc64 w/ xlc-8.0 and xlc-11.1).
> If this is not a OMPI bug, then it may be worth noting in the README.
>
> 6) linux/xlc-7.0 can't build atomics (to document in README)
>
> -Paul
>
>
> On 1/30/2012 2:25 PM, Jeff Squyres wrote:
>> A few little fixes incorporated; posted in the usual location:
>>
>> http://www.open-mpi.org/software/ompi/v1.4/
>>
>> The shared library versions still need to be updated before final
>> release.
>>
>> ----
>>
>> Combined patch from Fujitsu. Fixes a collections of typos over the
>> code and man pages.
>>
>> Modify Solaris Studio Complier notes about using xarch
>>
>> Fixes #2967: pretty much copy the text from MPI-2.2 in the description
>> of the group argument to MPI_COMM_CREATE.
>>
>> Fixes #2844: ensure to take the value of --with(out)-memory-manager
>> into account when configuring the components of the faramework. If
>> --without-memory-manager was given, then we really don't want any
>> memory managers to be used.
>>
>> NEWS and README updated
>>
>

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Paul H. Hargrove                          PHHargrove_at_[hidden]
Future Technologies Group
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