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From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2006-08-30 06:36:23


Open MPI does not yet support endian conversion between peers in a single
MPI job. It's on the to-do list, but it's been a lower priority than some
other features and issues.

On 8/30/06 4:12 AM, "Eng. A.A. Isola" <alfonso.isola_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> Hi everybody,
>
> I got one doudt in OPEN-MPI. Suppose, if
> i
> run the application on different systems with different data formats
> (little-endian & big endian)...Willl OPEN-MPI converts from little
> endian
> to big-endian(if it is sending data from for eg, Linux Pc &
> Solaris)....
>
> If it isn't able to do this, it will be able in the
> future releases? (is in your to do list?)
>
> Thanking u for ur response,
>
> A.A. Isola
>
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Jeff Squyres
Server Virtualization Business Unit
Cisco Systems