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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [EXTERNAL] Re: Remove Portals support?
From: Barrett, Brian W (bwbarre_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-03-27 17:14:53


All of which are highly unlikely to be using Open MPI. Sandia won't be
maintaining the code anymore. Is ORNL or UTK willing to handle the
maintenance and testing for the 1.7 / 1.8 series? If not, that pushes me
towards wanting to remove it.

Brian

On 3/27/12 2:15 PM, "Aurélien Bouteiller" <bouteill_at_[hidden]> wrote:

>Outside of national labs, there must be some users also. Cray has sold a
>number of XT4/XT5 in the industry.
>
>Aurelien
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>Le 27 mars 2012 à 14:32, Shamis, Pavel a écrit :
>
>> Probably ORNL-UT Kraken system still use it. I would not be so eager to
>>remove it.
>>
>>
>> Pavel (Pasha) Shamis
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>> Application Performance Tools Group
>> Computer Science and Math Division
>> Oak Ridge National Laboratory
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>> On Mar 23, 2012, at 9:56 AM, Barrett, Brian W wrote:
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>>> Hi all -
>>>
>>> This is not an RFC, but more a question for the community. Is anyone
>>>still actively using the Portals MTL/BTLs? We're not at Sandia. I
>>>know ORNL was using it at one point. SNL probably can't do much in the
>>>way of support anymore, so if no one wants them, it might make sense to
>>>remove the Portals MTL/BTL for 1.7. Of course, I'll continue
>>>supporting all the Portals4 code :).
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  Brian W. Barrett
  Dept. 1423: Scalable System Software
  Sandia National Laboratories