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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] #23: network topology support and v1.0semanticfixes
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-01-11 14:52:21


Jeff Squyres, le Mon 11 Jan 2010 14:21:53 -0500, a écrit :
> On Jan 11, 2010, at 11:12 AM, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > I once thought about adding gpuset, maybe, but since the kinds of
> > objects will probably vary a lot, maybe it's better to not try to be
> > smart and let layers above handle it, only possibly provide for each
> > kind the OS number (e.g. CUDA device number).
>
> Maybe it would be better to add a (void*) on to the object to allow arbitrary 3rd parties to cache information off any given hwloc object.

I.e. the userdata pointer in the hwloc_obj_t structure?

> I'm curious -- what's the definition of cat'ing 2 XML files together? Does the 2nd become a subtree of the first?

No, I mean putting both under a "misc" object for instance.

Samuel