Thank you for this explanation. I will assume that my problem here is some kind of memory corruption.
From: users-bounces_at_[hidden] [mailto:users-bounces_at_[hidden]] On Behalf Of Tim Prince
Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2011 10:36 AM
Subject: Re: [OMPI users] EXTERNAL: Re: How could OpenMPI (or MVAPICH) affect floating-point results?
On 9/20/2011 10:50 AM, Blosch, Edwin L wrote:
> It appears to be a side effect of linkage that is able to change a compute-only routine's answers.
> I have assumed that max/sqrt/tiny/abs might be replaced, but some other kind of corruption may be going on.
Those intrinsics have direct instruction set translations which
shouldn't vary from -O1 on up nor with linkage options nor be affected
by MPI or insertion of WRITEs.
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