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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] OpenIB compile error
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-06-20 17:02:20


On Jun 20, 2012, at 4:25 PM, Shamis, Pavel wrote:

> I hate it ...
>
> As far as I understand it is not reason to rename it. The OFED-lovin components should look at $with_openib.

Ah, sorry -- I didn't think this would be controversial.

Just curious: why do you hate it? OpenIB is a name that hasn't existed in years -- we already have to 'splain it.

Why not use a name that is commonly recognizable, like --with-ofed, or --with-of?

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Jeff Squyres
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