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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [EXTERNAL] Re: [OMPI svn-full] svn:open-mpi r29703 - in trunk: contrib/platform/iu/odin ompi/mca/btl/openib ompi/mca/btl/openib/connect
From: Shamis, Pavel (shamisp_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-11-21 17:44:51


>>> 3. Pasha moved the openib/connect to common/ofacm but excluded the rdmacm in that move. Never changed openib to use ofacm/common.
>> Pasha: This is not entirely true. I changed openib btl ~3 year ago before my departure from Mellanox. (I sent link to the code earlier).
>> We (community) were not able to integrate the code because of "first message" issue in iWarp.
>
> Hey Pasha,
>
> We can get rid of the "first message" code altogether. If its easy for
> you to move the rdmacm into ofacm and get it to compile, then I could
> take if from there and test/fix any issues.
>
> Whatchathink?

It definitely simplifies a lot of things (and cleans the code)!
Let me see how much work we have to do there. I don't have a lot of cycles, but I definitely may guide Mellanox team (or any other team :-) ).

Best,
-Pasha