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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] [hwloc-svn] svn:hwloc r1255
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-10-29 07:38:43


sthibaul_at_[hidden], le Thu 29 Oct 2009 07:33:39 -0400, a écrit :
> + * \note Depending on OSes and implementations, strict binding
> + * may not be possible (implementation reason) or not allowed
> + * (administrative reasons), and the function will fail in that case.

I'm just wondering: maybe by default hwloc should try strict binding
and if it fails, if the strict flag is set, error out, else revert to
non-strict binding. That way only people who really want absolute strict
binding and fail if it is not available will use the hwloc strict flag.

Samuel