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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] shared lib version on trunk
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-10 09:50:31


On Jan 10, 2014, at 9:48 AM, marco atzeri <marco.atzeri_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> building openmpi-1.9a1r30128-1, I notice
> ---------------------------------
> # Version information for libmpi.
> current=0
> age=0
> revision=0
> ----------------------------------
>
> while on 1.7.3 is
> ----------------------------------
> # Version information for libmpi.
> current=3
> age=2
> revision=0
> ----------------------------------
>
> Is this intentional ?

Yes. We keep it 0/0/0 on the trunk (since the trunk is for developers only, we don't really need to care about ABI issues there), and only update the versions on the release branch more-or-less immediately before individual releases.

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Jeff Squyres
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