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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [PATCH] Open MPI on ARMv5
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-05-04 09:48:45


Ok. I'm parsing this to mean: v1.6 can proceed without further changes. There may be further changes that may be desirable for 1.6.x, however.

Right?

On May 4, 2012, at 9:45 AM, Leif Lindholm wrote:

>>> It causes no problems on/for the systems supported by trunk before
>> the patch went in - it just means that in some situations it doesn't
>> work on/for the systems enabled by that patch.
>>
>> I'm having trouble parsing that. :-)
>
> Sorry :)
>
>> Does this mean that we put in the patch, but it will cause no
>> appreciable difference because, for target machine type X, it still
>> won't work?
>
> That's the worst case scenario, yes.
>
> /
> Leif
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