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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] thread safety of the self btl
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-02-08 19:37:12


On Feb 8, 2012, at 5:57 PM, Christopher Yeoh wrote:

> I've noticed that the self btl does not do any locking. It has one
> lock defined but its not actually used anywhere.
>
> So I'm just wondering if that is an oversight or if there is a reason
> that we know for sure that there will never be concurrent access
> to that particular btl with threads enabled?

Sounds like an oversight to me.

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