This is described in the C/R User's Guide attached to the webpage below:
Additionally this has been addressed on the users mailing list in the
past, so searching around will likely turn up some examples.
On Sep 18, 2009, at 11:58 AM, Constantinos Makassikis wrote:
> Dear all,
> I have installed blcr 0.8.2 and Open MPI (r21973) on my NFS account.
> By default,
> it seems that checkpoints are saved in $HOME. However, I would
> prefer them
> to be saved on a local disk (e.g.: /tmp).
> Does anyone know how I can change the location where Open MPI saves
> Best regards,
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