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From: Tim Prins (tprins_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-09-27 21:01:53


Mostyn,

It looks like the documentation is wrong (and has been wrong for years).
I assume you were looking at the FAQ? I will update it tonight or tomorrow.

Thanks for the report!

Tim

Mostyn Lewis wrote:
> I see docs for this like:
>
> --enable-mca-no-build=btl:mvapi,btl:openib,btl:gm,btl:mx,mtl:psm
>
> however, the code in a generated configure that parse this looks like:
>
> ...
> ifs_save="$IFS"
> IFS="${IFS}$PATH_SEPARATOR,"
> msg=
> for item in $enable_mca_no_build; do
> type="`echo $item | cut -s -f1 -d-`"
> comp="`echo $item | cut -s -f2- -d-`"
> if test -z $type -o -z $comp ; then
> ...
>
> So this actually expects "-" and not ":" as a delimiter and
>
> --enable-mca-no-build=btl-mvapi,btl-openib,btl-gm,btl-mx,mtl-psm
>
> would parse.
>
> So, which is it? The docs or the last above?
>>From a SVN of today.
>
> Regards,
> Mostyn Lewis
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