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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [EXTERNAL] Re: shmem vs. oshmem
From: Mike Dubman (miked_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-10-28 13:03:27


Thanks Brian,
The code in trunk already generates:

oshcc oshfort oshmem_info oshrun

On Sat, Oct 26, 2013 at 12:13 AM, Barrett, Brian W <bwbarre_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> i thought I mentioned this before, but the compilers should be oshcc,
> oshCC, and oshfort, with the starter named oshrun, according to Appendix C
> of the spec.
>
> Brian
>
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> Brian W. Barrett
> Scalable System Software Group
> Sandia National Laboratories
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> From: devel [devel-bounces_at_[hidden]] on behalf of Jeff Squyres
> (jsquyres) [jsquyres_at_[hidden]]
> Sent: Friday, October 25, 2013 3:32 PM
> To: Open MPI Developers
> Subject: [EXTERNAL] Re: [OMPI devel] shmem vs. oshmem
>
> On Oct 25, 2013, at 12:58 PM, Igor Ivanov <Igor.Ivanov_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>
> >> - shmemcc / shmemfort / shmem_info / shmemrun
> >> --> should these all be "oshmem*" ?
> >>
> >> - the examples are hello_shmem* and ring_shmem*
> >> --> should these all be "*_oshmem*" ?
> > These examples are not OpenSHMEM specific.
> >>
> >> - there are header files named shmem*
> >> --> I'm guessing the names "shmem.h" and "shmem.fh" are mandated
> > OpenSHMEM specification says
>
> So ya, those names are standardized -- no problem.
>
> But shouldn't we be branding everything else as oshmem? Even if the
> examples are not oshmem-specific.
>
> We're shipping oshmem, not shmem, so why not call them oshmem examples
> [that also happen to be shmem examples] -- rather than shmem examples [that
> also happen to be oshmem examples]?
>
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