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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] [Open MPI Announce] Open MPI v1.3.3 released
From: Ralph Castain (rhc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-07-15 16:26:21


I believe that was the intent, per other emails on that subject.

However, I am not personally aware of people who have tested it - though
they may well exist.

On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 2:18 PM, Jim Kress <jimkress_58_at_[hidden]>wrote:

> > Does use of 1.3.3 require recompilation of applications that
> > were compiled using 1.3.2?
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: users-bounces_at_[hidden]
> > [mailto:users-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of jimkress_58
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 14, 2009 3:05 PM
> > To: users_at_[hidden]
> > Subject: Re: [OMPI users] [Open MPI Announce] Open MPI v1.3.3 released
> >
> > Does use of 1.3.3 require recompilation of applications that
> > were compiled using 1.3.2?
> >
> > Jim
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: announce-bounces_at_[hidden]
> > [mailto:announce-bounces_at_[hidden]]
> > On Behalf Of Ralph Castain
> > Sent: Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:11 PM
> > To: OpenMPI Announce
> > Subject: [Open MPI Announce] Open MPI v1.3.3 released
> >
> > The Open MPI Team, representing a consortium of research,
> > academic, and industry partners, is pleased to announce the
> > release of Open MPI version 1.3.3. This release is mainly a
> > bug fix release over the v1.3.3 release, but there are few
> > new features, including support for Microsoft Windows. We
> > strongly recommend that all users upgrade to version 1.3.3 if
> > possible.
> >
> > Version 1.3.3 can be downloaded from the main Open MPI web
> > site or any of its mirrors (mirrors will be updating shortly).
> >
> > Here is a list of changes in v1.3.3 as compared to v1.3.2:
> >
> > - Fix a number of issues with the openib BTL (OpenFabrics) RDMA CM,
> > including a memory corruption bug, a shutdown deadlock, and a route
> > timeout. Thanks to David McMillen and Hal Rosenstock for help in
> > tracking down the issues.
> > - Change the behavior of the EXTRA_STATE parameter that is passed to
> > Fortran attribute callback functions: this value is now stored
> > internally in MPI -- it no longer references the original value
> > passed by MPI_*_CREATE_KEYVAL.
> > - Allow the overriding RFC1918 and RFC3330 for the specification of
> > "private" networks, thereby influencing Open MPI's TCP
> > "reachability" computations.
> > - Improve flow control issues in the sm btl, by both tweaking the
> > shared memory progression rules and by enabling the "sync"
> > collective
> > to barrier every 1,000th collective.
> > - Various fixes for the IBM XL C/C++ v10.1 compiler.
> > - Allow explicit disabling of ptmalloc2 hooks at runtime (e.g., enable
> > support for Debain's builtroot system). Thanks to Manuel Prinz and
> > the rest of the Debian crew for helping identify and fix
> > this issue.
> > - Various minor fixes for the I/O forwarding subsystem.
> > - Big endian iWARP fixes in the Open Fabrics RDMA CM support.
> > - Update support for various OpenFabrics devices in the openib BTL's
> > .ini file.
> > - Fixed undefined symbol issue with Open MPI's parallel debugger
> > message queue support so it can be compiled by Sun Studio
> > compilers.
> > - Update MPI_SUBVERSION to 1 in the Fortran bindings.
> > - Fix MPI_GRAPH_CREATE Fortran 90 binding.
> > - Fix MPI_GROUP_COMPARE behavior with regards to MPI_IDENT. Thanks to
> > Geoffrey Irving for identifying the problem and supplying the fix.
> > - Silence gcc 4.1 compiler warnings about type punning. Thanks to
> > Number Cruncher for the fix.
> > - Added more Valgrind and other memory-cleanup fixes. Thanks to
> > various Open MPI users for help with these issues.
> > - Miscellaneous VampirTrace fixes.
> > - More fixes for openib credits in heavy-congestion scenarios.
> > - Slightly decrease the latency in the openib BTL in some conditions
> > (add "send immediate" support to the openib BTL).
> > - Ensure to allow MPI_REQUEST_GET_STATUS to accept an
> > MPI_STATUS_IGNORE parameter. Thanks to Shaun Jackman for the bug
> > report.
> > - Added Microsoft Windows support. See README.WINDOWS file for
> > details.
> >
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