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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] 1.7.4rc1 install failure: NetBSD-6 amd64
From: Paul Hargrove (phhargrove_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-01-14 12:25:43


+1

-Paul

On Tue, Jan 14, 2014 at 5:15 AM, Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) <jsquyres_at_[hidden]
> wrote:

> On Jan 14, 2014, at 2:44 AM, Paul Hargrove <phhargrove_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>
> > The problem surfaces on i386 too, and use of gfortran seems the best fix.
> > My recommended rewrite:
> >
> > - On NetBSD-6 (at least AMD64 and i386) libtool misidentifies properties
> of
> > f95/g95, leading to obscure compile-time failures if used to build
> Open MPI.
> > You can work around this issue by either installing gfortran, removing
> f95
> > and g95 from your path, or by configuring Open MPI to disable the
> fortran
> > bindings.
>
> I tweaked a bit -- how's this:
>
> - On NetBSD-6 (at least AMD64 and i386), and possibly on OpenBSD,
> libtool misidentifies properties of f95/g95, leading to obscure
> compile-time failures if used to build Open MPI. You can work
> around this issue by ensuring that libtool will not find f95/g95
> (e.g., by specifying FC=gfortran, or otherwise ensuring gfortran
> will be found earlier in the path than f95/g95), or by configuring
> Open MPI to disable the Fortran MPI bindings.
>
> --
> Jeff Squyres
> jsquyres_at_[hidden]
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Paul H. Hargrove                          PHHargrove_at_[hidden]
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