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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] OpenMPI 1.3.2 with PathScale 3.2
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-05-19 13:32:15


On May 19, 2009, at 1:22 PM, Joshua Bernstein wrote:

> > http://www.open-mpi.org/faq/?category=building#pathscale-broken-with-mpi-c++-api
>
> They've been very responsive for me and their suggestions do
> generally do the
> trick. There is no doubt the compiler is smoking fast, its just about
> compatibility. :-)
>

Per the FAQ item above, Pathscale's comment is strange:

> From Pathscale: "PathScale does not support C++ OpenMP support on
> RHEL4. As I
> noted earlier, RHEL4 is otherwise supported for all other compiler
> features, and
> it's tested as well."
>

It's still not clear why OMPI's C++ bindings fail with their
compiler. I've been waiting for a year or two for an answer on this
issue (!); I guess I can keep waiting. :-)

-- 
Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems