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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] undefined symbol error when built as a shared library
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-09-10 08:06:37

I'm guessing that this has to do with deep, dark voodoo involved with
the run time linker.

Can you try configuring/building Open MPI with --disable-dlopen
configure option, and rebuilding your against the new

See if that fixes the problem for you. If it does, I can explain in
more detail (if you care).

On Sep 10, 2009, at 3:24 AM, Ashika Umanga Umagiliya wrote:

> Greetings all,
> My parallel application is build as a shared library (
> (I use Debian Lenny 64bit).
> A webservice is used to dynamically load and inturn
> execute the parallel process .
> But during runtime I get the error :
> webservicestub: symbol lookup error:
> /usr/local/lib/openmpi/ undefined symbol:
> mca_base_param_reg_int
> which I cannot figure out.I followed every 'ldd' and 'nm' seems
> everything is fine.
> So I compiled and tested my parallel code as an executable and then it
> worked fine.
> What could be the reason for this?
> Thanks in advance,
> umanga
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Jeff Squyres