Jeff Squyres <jsquyres_at_[hidden]> writes:
> On May 13, 2010, at 3:20 PM, Aleksej Saushev wrote:
>> > - Various OpenBSD and NetBSD build and run-time fixes. Many thanks to
>> > the OpenBSD community for their time, expertise, and patience
>> > getting these fixes incorporated into Open MPI's main line.
>> This didn't happen in 1.4.2, all patches we (NetBSD, not OpenBSD)
>> distribute for 1.4.1 still apply cleanly.
> Blast. Sorry about that; can you send a pointer to your patches?
> I seem to recall that we were amenable to some of the changes, but not all of them.
I didn't backport OpenMPI changes happened to 1.5 branch.
I was waiting for those to be backported to 1.4 branch, and since that
didn't happen I thought it was intended for 1.5 release. Then I was
effectively absent for about two weeks and lost pre-release time.
If you want me to backport 1.5 changes, drop me a note,
MPI is going into my focus in near time.
> ...looking through the SVN commit logs, we did commit *some* BSD-related things to the v1.4 tree. For example:
> These fixes where what I was referring to in the changelog.
> Additionally, I just put some work in the development trunk that adds support for a new embedded software support library (hwloc), but, based on feedback from you and others, it allows you to configure one of 3 ways:
> * Use the embedded hwloc
> * Use an external hwloc installation
> * Don't compile hwloc at all
> I plan on extending this technique to libltdl, which should hopefully obviate at least some of your patches.
I'll take a look.
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