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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] RPM build errors when creating multiple rpms
From: Ashley Pittman (apittman_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-03-26 10:05:50


On Tue, 2008-03-25 at 20:56 -0400, Jeff Squyres wrote:
> > Except that you should never do that. First off, RPMs should never
> > install in /opt by default.
>
> The community Open MPI projects distributes SRPMs which, when built,
> do not install into /opt by default -- you have to request it
> specifically.

Out of interest how does open-mpi handle the mpir_dll_name symbol in the
library, it's supposed to contain the location of the debugger library
and therefore does not play well with relocating RPMs or installed
library's other to the place they were built for.

Ashley,