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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Fwd: Problems installing in Cygwin
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-10-29 11:59:09


George --

Do you want to make a CMR for that fix for v1.2 anyway? It's still up
in the air as to whether there will be a 1.2.9 or not (let's hope not,
but...). If nothing else, we can have an unreleased 1.2.9 beta (or
somesuch) with a handful of fixes like this to close out the 1.2 series.

On Oct 29, 2008, at 10:48 AM, George Bosilca wrote:

> Gustavo,
>
> I think we have a problem in the "make dist" for the 1.2. I just
> downloaded the latest 1.2.8, and the windows timer component header
> file is not in the tarball. This file is not automatically
> generated, and it is in the svn version.
>
> Anyway, the 1.3 is nearly ready to replace the 1.2 as the stable
> version. And it does have this file, so I strongly suggest to switch
> from the 1.2 to the 1.3 series.
>
> Thanks,
> george.
>
> On Oct 28, 2008, at 9:44 AM, Gustavo Seabra wrote:
>
>> On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 9:06 AM, George Bosilca wrote:
>>> It is complaining about a missing file. This is a file from the
>>> Open MPI
>>> distribution, I wonder how it can be missing. Can you verify that
>>> the file
>>> opal/mca/timer/windows/timer_windows_component.h is there ?
>>
>> No, it's not. But I see a
>> opal/mca/timer/windows/timer_windows_component.c and a
>> timer_windows.h
>> there. Should it have been generated at some point in the
>> compilation?
>> The contents of that directory are only:
>>
>> $ ls $HOME/local/openmpi-1.2.7/opal/mca/timer/windows/
>> Makefile Makefile.am Makefile.in configure.m4 timer_windows.h
>> timer_windows_component.c
>>
>> I don't know how relevant it is, but I downloaded the
>> "openmpi-1.2.7.tar.bz2" file (MD5SUM
>> b5ae3059fba71eba4a89a2923da8223f). Also, I'm trying to make a local
>> install, in $HOME/local/openmpi-1.2.7. Finally, as I may have
>> mentioned before, this installation is in Cygwin but, as far as I
>> understand, it shouldn't matter much since Cygwin these days can
>> reproduce a POSIX environment very well. Also, I don't quite
>> understand why is it looking for what it seems (to me) to be
>> windows-based function, since it is in a POSIX environment.
>>
>> Thank you very much. Please let me know if there is any other
>> information I can provide to help track this.
>>
>> All the best,
>>
>> --
>> Gustavo Seabra
>> Postdoctoral Associate
>> Quantum Theory Project - University of Florida
>> Gainesville - Florida - USA
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Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems