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Subject: Re: [hwloc-users] Is OSX a supported platform ?
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-06-07 14:15:32


Wheeler, Kyle Bruce, le Mon 07 Jun 2010 10:10:04 -0600, a écrit :
> As I'm sure you know, while Apple doesn't provide strict "bind to CPU X" functions, they do at least (on Leopard and later) provide the ability to associate tasks/threads together (or explicitly disassociate them).

Yes, it's an interesting interface.

> Would it be a good idea to support these as some sort of make-do? Or would it simply prompt too many complaints along the lines of "hey, I said bind to cpu 0 and my program ran on cpu 3! what gives?!?"

But how would that work? There is no relation with cpus in that
interface.

Samuel