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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] autoconf warnings: openib BTL
From: Vasily Filipov (vasily_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-03-03 01:53:15


Hi Jeff,
     I've committed the fixes (r30905). It is a problem to detect kernel
defines (such as AF_IB ), so we have to use AC_RUN_IFELSE macro.

Thanks,
Vasily.

On 27-Feb-14 17:09, Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) wrote:
> I'm seeing this warning this morning:
>
> -----
> configure.ac:1139: warning: AC_RUN_IFELSE called without default to allow cross c\
> ompiling
> ../../lib/autoconf/general.m4:2748: AC_RUN_IFELSE is expanded from...
> ../../lib/m4sugar/m4sh.m4:639: AS_IF is expanded from...
> ompi/mca/btl/openib/configure.m4:37: MCA_ompi_btl_openib_CONFIG is expanded from.\
> ..
> config/ompi_mca.m4:571: MCA_CONFIGURE_M4_CONFIG_COMPONENT is expanded from...
> config/ompi_mca.m4:352: MCA_CONFIGURE_FRAMEWORK is expanded from...
> config/ompi_mca.m4:252: MCA_CONFIGURE_PROJECT is expanded from...
> config/ompi_mca.m4:39: OMPI_MCA is expanded from...
> configure.ac:1139: the top level
> -----
>
> Is it necessary to AC_RUN_IFELSE here? Is AC_CHECK_DECLS not sufficient for some reason?
>
> It strikes me that this test you currently have in configure.m4 really should be a run-time test, and that all you need in configure.m4 should be an AC_CHECK_DECLS to see if AF_IB exists.
>