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Subject: [OMPI devel] RFC: Remove Darwin backtrace support
From: Barrett, Brian W (bwbarre_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-07-02 11:21:39


All -

I would like to remove the Darwin backtrace component. Since 10.5.0, OS X
has supported the execinfo() interface supported by Linux, which is both
easier to use and less fragile. So the impact will be a loss of stack
traces on failure on OS X versions prior to 10.5.0, which should be a
small set of users. If no one objects before Friday, July 5th, I'll
remove it then.

Brian

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  Brian W. Barrett
  Scalable System Software Group
  Sandia National Laboratories


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