>>>> Btw, I'm pretty confident, that this Open SHMEM implementation does not
>>>> recognize global or static variables in shared libraries as symmetric
>>>> objects. It is probably wise to note this somewhere to the users.
>>> I've never got an reply to this query. Any comments on it?
>> it is not supported by OpenSHMEM specification (v1.1 page 3 lines 34-35).
>> (it has never been supported by shmem)
> thanks Pasha, that should have crossed my eyes.
Not a problem ! In last month at least three OpenSHMEM users stepped on exactly the same issue :)