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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] PGI Fortran pthread support
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-04-14 12:14:13


On Apr 14, 2009, at 11:28 AM, Orion Poplawski wrote:

> Sorry, it inherits it from libmpi.la. I hate libtool.
>

To be fair, Libtool actually does a pretty darn good job at a very
complex job. :-)

These corner cases are pretty obscure (mixing one vendor's fortran
compiler with another vendor's C compiler) and admittedly are not
handled properly by Libtool. But one has to ask: what exactly *is*
the Right Thing to do in this scenario in a general case? It's a
pretty hard problem to solve...

FWIW, I did post this issue to the Libtool bug list.

-- 
Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems