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From: Brian W. Barrett (bbarrett_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-02-14 13:02:59


On Feb 14, 2007, at 10:50 AM, Jeff Squyres wrote:

> On Feb 14, 2007, at 12:43 PM, Adrian Knoth wrote:
>
>>> Blah. We definitely need to work on our error messages.
>>
>> I think we could use gai_strerror(3) for this. If we could agree to
>> get
>> rid of SUSv2 and rely on RFC 3493 ;)
>
> It would not be too difficult to add gai_strerror() checking into
> configure; that makes it portable everywhere (i.e., we can have code
> paths for systems that do and do not have gai_strerror()).
>
> Patches would be happily accepted. :D

Check the trunk... Already gives an error message saying something
reasonable...

-- 
   Brian Barrett
   Open MPI Team, CCS-1
   Los Alamos National Laboratory