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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Deprecated parameter: plm_rsh_agent
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-11-12 11:56:40


Ouch; bad FAQ maintainer!

I've fixed it -- thanks for letting us know, Josh!

On Nov 5, 2010, at 3:52 PM, Joshua Bernstein wrote:

> Thanks Samuel,
>
> I should have checked ompi_info myself.
>
> The FAQ on the website should probably be updated to reflect this function change.
>
> -Joshua Bernstein
> Software Development Manager
> Penguin Computing
>
> Samuel K. Gutierrez wrote:
>> Hi Josh,
>> I -think- the new name is orte_rsh_agent. At least according to ompi_info.
>> $ ompi_info -a --parsable | grep orte_rsh_agent
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:value:ssh : rsh
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:data_source:default value
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:status:writable
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:help:The command used to launch executables on remote nodes (typically either "ssh" or "rsh")
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:deprecated:no
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:synonym:name:pls_rsh_agent
>> mca:orte:base:param:orte_rsh_agent:synonym:name:plm_rsh_agent
>> mca:plm:base:param:plm_rsh_agent:synonym_of:name:orte_rsh_agent
>> --
>> Samuel K. Gutierrez
>> Los Alamos National Laboratory
>> On Nov 5, 2010, at 12:41 PM, Joshua Bernstein wrote:
>>> Hello All,
>>>
>>> When building the examples included with OpenMPI version 1.5 I see a message printed as follows:
>>>
>>> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> A deprecated MCA parameter value was specified in an MCA parameter
>>> file. Deprecated MCA parameters should be avoided; they may disappear
>>> in future releases.
>>>
>>> Deprecated parameter: plm_rsh_agent
>>> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>
>>> While I know that in pre 1.3.x releases the variable was pls_rsh_agent, plm_rsh_agent worked all the way through at least 1.4.3. What is the new keyword name? I can't seem to find it in the FAQ located here:
>>>
>>> http://www.open-mpi.org/faq/?category=rsh
>>>
>>> -Josh
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