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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Cant build OpenMPI!
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-01-26 15:04:57


To follow up for the web archives: We talked about this off-list.

Upgrading to Open MPI 1.4.4 fixed the problem. I'm assuming it was some bug in 1.4.2 that was fixed in 1.4.4.

On Jan 24, 2012, at 2:13 PM, Jeff Squyres wrote:

> One more thing to check: are you building on a networked filesystem, and the client on which you are building is not time synchronized with the file server?
>
> If you are not building on a networked file system, or if you are building on a NFS and the time is NTP-synchronized between client and server, then please send everything listed here:
>
> http://www.open-mpi.org/community/help/
>
>
> On Jan 24, 2012, at 1:48 PM, devendra rai wrote:
>
>> Hello Jeff,
>>
>> No. I did not run autogen.sh. I just did the three steps that you showed.
>>
>> Will log files be of any help?
>>
>> (Also, if the log files are not generated by just pipe'ing or tee'ing, please let me know).
>>
>> Thanks a lot.
>>
>> Best
>>
>> Devendra
>>
>> From: Jeff Squyres <jsquyres_at_[hidden]>
>> To: devendra rai <rai.devendra_at_[hidden]>; Open MPI Users <users_at_[hidden]>
>> Sent: Tuesday, 24 January 2012, 19:40
>> Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Cant build OpenMPI!
>>
>> Did you try running autogen.sh?
>>
>> You should not need to -- you should only need to:
>>
>> ./configure ...
>> make all
>> make install
>>
>>
>> On Jan 24, 2012, at 1:38 PM, devendra rai wrote:
>>
>>> Hello All,
>>>
>>> I am trying to build openMPI on a server (I do not have sudo on this server).
>>>
>>> When running make, I get this error:
>>>
>>> libtool: compile: gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I../../opal/include -I../../orte/include -I../../ompi/include -I../../opal/mca/paffinity/linux/plpa/src/libplpa -I../.. -I/usr/include -g -finline-functions -fno-strict-aliasing -pthread -fvisibility=hidden -MT dt_module.lo -MD -MP -MF .deps/dt_module.Tpo -c dt_module.c -fPIC -DPIC -o .libs/dt_module.o
>>> dt_module.c:177: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:182: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:187: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:192: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:203: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:208: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:219: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:224: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:229: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:234: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> dt_module.c:250: error: expected expression before ‘)’ token
>>> make[2]: *** [dt_module.lo] Error 1
>>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/raid/private/openmpi-1.4.2/ompi/datatype'
>>> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/raid/private/openmpi-1.4.2/ompi'
>>> make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>>>
>>> Before this, I had some warnings:
>>>
>>> WARNING: `aclocal-1.10' is missing on your system. You should only need it if
>>> you modified `acinclude.m4' or `configure.in'. You might want
>>> to install the `Automake' and `Perl' packages. Grab them from
>>> any GNU archive site.
>>> cd . && /bin/bash /home/raid/private/openmpi-1.4.2/ompi/contrib/vt/vt/missing --run automake-1.10 --foreign
>>> /home/raid/private/openmpi-1.4.2/ompi/contrib/vt/vt/missing: line 54: automake-1.10: command not found
>>> WARNING: `automake-1.10' is missing on your system. You should only need it if
>>> you modified `Makefile.am', `acinclude.m4' or `configure.in'.
>>> You might want to install the `Automake' and `Perl' packages.
>>> Grab them from any GNU archive site.
>>> cd . && /bin/bash /home/raid/private/openmpi-1.4.2/ompi/contrib/vt/vt/missing --run autoconf
>>> aclocal.m4:16: warning: this file was generated for autoconf 2.63.
>>> You have another version of autoconf. It may work, but is not guaranteed to.
>>> If you have problems, you may need to regenerate the build system entirely.
>>> To do so, use the procedure documented by the package, typically `autoreconf'.
>>> /bin/bash ./config.status --recheck
>>>
>>>
>>> Is there any relationship? If not, what else am I missing?
>>>
>>> Thanks a lot for pointers.
>>>
>>> Best
>>>
>>> Devendra
>>>
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>>
>>
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>> Jeff Squyres
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>>
>
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