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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] oshmem only supports Linux ?
From: Mike Dubman (miked_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-07-24 15:00:15


OSHMEM memheap implementation relies on the "_end" symbol provided by linux
linker. The _end symbol indicates the beginning of the program dynamic
allocation area.
This is needed to allow programmatic access to the process global/static
variables.

On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 9:22 PM, Marco Atzeri <marco.atzeri_at_[hidden]>
wrote:

> Hi,
> I had the impression that the scope of using autotools is
> to check for features not platforms.
>
>
> *** OSHMEM Configuration options
> checking if want oshmem... yes
> configure: WARNING: OpenSHMEM support was requested, but currently
> configure: WARNING: only supports Linux.
> configure: error: Cannot continue
> *** ERROR: configure failed
>
> last time, some time ago, I built 1.9.x with oshmem this statement,
> configure error, was not present.
>
> Which feature is really needed ?
>
> Regards
> Marco
>
>
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