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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] compilation error with pgcc Unknown switch
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-02-08 06:04:36


Can you try building 1.5.4 with the same compilers?

Sent from my phone. No type good.

On Feb 7, 2012, at 3:14 PM, "Abhinav Sarje" <asarje_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> I am trying to build open-mpi 1.4.4 (latest stable from open-mpi.org)
> using PGI compilers on a cray platform. PGI compilers' version is
> 11.9.0. I get the following error while building:
> -------------------------------------
> Making all in tools/wrappers
> make[2]: Entering directory `{my_installation_directory}/opal/tools/wrappers'
> source='opal_wrapper.c' object='opal_wrapper.o' libtool=no \
> DEPDIR=.deps depmode=none /bin/sh ../../../config/depcomp \
> cc "-DEXEEXT=\"\"" -I. -I../../../opal/include
> -I../../../orte/include -I../../../ompi/include
> -I../../../opal/mca/paffinity/linux/plpa/src/libplpa -I../../..
> -D_REENTRANT -O -DNDEBUG -fPIC -c -o opal_wrapper.o opal_wrapper.c
> /bin/sh ../../../libtool --tag=CC --mode=link cc -O -DNDEBUG -fPIC
> -export-dynamic -o opal_wrapper opal_wrapper.o
> ../../../opal/libopen-pal.la -lnsl -lutil
> libtool: link: cc -O -DNDEBUG -fPIC -o .libs/opal_wrapper
> opal_wrapper.o --export-dynamic ../../../opal/.libs/libopen-pal.so
> -ldl -lnsl -lutil -rpath {my_installation_directory}/lib
> pgcc-Error-Unknown switch: --export-dynamic
> make[2]: *** [opal_wrapper] Error 1
> make[2]: Leaving directory `{my_installation_directory}/opal/tools/wrappers'
> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `{my_installation_directory}/opal'
> make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> -------------------------------------
>
> I see that the libtool packaged with open-mpi is 2.2.6b
> When I try to compile this particular part with libtool versions 2.2.6
> or 2.4, I get the following error:
> -------------------------------------
> $ libtool --tag=CC --mode=link cc -O -DNDEBUG -fPIC
> -export-dynamic -o opal_wrapper opal_wrapper.o
> ../../../opal/libopen-pal.la -lnsl -lutil
> libtool: link: cc -O -DNDEBUG -fPIC -o .libs/opal_wrapper
> opal_wrapper.o -Wl,--export-dynamic
> ../../../opal/.libs/libopen-pal.so -ldl -lnsl -lutil -Wl,-rpath
> -Wl,{my_installation_directory}/lib
> /usr/bin/ld: attempted static link of dynamic object
> `../../../opal/.libs/libopen-pal.so'
> -------------------------------------
>
> Looking at earlier posts, apparently there was a bug with libtool a
> couple of years ago because of which the above error occurred. This
> was fixed in newer releases, but I am getting similar errors.
>
> Does anyone have any information on how to fix this, or if I am doing
> something wrong here?
>
> Thanks!
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