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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] Something lighter-weight than XML?
From: Brice Goglin (Brice.Goglin_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-09-22 09:33:45


I am preparing a v1.2.2 to flush all pending fixes because v1.3rc2
doesn't seem likely to happen very soon (see message below).

The v1.2.2rc1 tarballs are already being mirror'ed, I'll send the
official announce when the windows build will be ready.

Brice

Le 19/09/2011 15:05, Brice Goglin a écrit :
> I pushed the new minimalistic XML import/export implementation without
> libxml2 to the nolibxml branch. If libxml2 is available, it's still used
> by default. --disable-libxml2 or some env variables can be used for
> force the minimalistic implementation if needed. The minimalistic implem
> is only guaranteed to import XML files that were generated by hwloc
> (even if libxml was enabled there).
>
> I also backported most of this to the new v1.2-ompi branch (required to
> backport some other XML cleanups from trunk). This branch will now serve
> as a base for Open MPI's embedded hwloc. The idea is to have a complete
> v1.2 + nolibxml somewhere so that we can at least run make check (Open
> MPI does not embed enough to run hwloc's make check).
>
> How do we proceed now? Can we have the OMPI guys test the new code soon?
> Should I wait for their feedback before merging the nolibxml branch into
> the trunk? I'd like to merge this in v1.3 too (and basically release rc2
> as the actual first feature-complete RC), so getting feedback early
> might be appreciated.
>
> Brice
>