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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] Priority of env vars vs. application options
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-10-28 09:21:27


Jeff Squyres, le Wed 28 Oct 2009 09:16:26 -0400, a écrit :
> I would think that consistency across all tools is best:
>
> - command line
> - env variable
> - compiled-in defaults
>
> If you're in an environment where you can't pass command line options,
> then use the environment (either explicitly set or unset it).

But what about the situation that Brice suggested, i.e. the application
itself using xml files internally? Where in the list should that be?

Samuel