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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] hwloc-1.7 issues
From: Pavan Balaji (balaji_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-04-30 08:24:16


On 04/30/2013 03:12 AM US Central Time, Paul Hargrove wrote:
> So, what else is one to expect when defining _POSIX_SOURCE and including
> then including the non-POSIX header sys/sysctl.h?
> I agree that one cannot expect to build hwloc on FreeBSD w/ strict POSIX
> source enforced.

It's OK to not build hwloc on FreeBSD, but it should abort cleanly at
configure time. With the current model, the mpich build breaks on
FreeBSD because of this, even though the non-hwloc part of mpich builds
fine on FreeBSD.

 -- Pavan

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Pavan Balaji
http://www.mcs.anl.gov/~balaji