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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] openmpi tar.gz for 1.6.1 or 1.6.2
From: Ralph Castain (rhc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-07-16 17:46:55


I gather there are two sockets on this node? So the second cmd line is equivalent to leaving "num-sockets" off of the cmd line?

I haven't tried what you are doing, so it is quite possible this is a bug.

On Jul 16, 2012, at 1:49 PM, Anne M. Hammond wrote:

> Thanks!
>
> Built the latest snapshot. Still getting an error when trying to run on only
> one socket (see below): Is there a workaround?
>
> [hammond_at_node65 bin]$ ./mpirun -np 4 --num-sockets 1 --npersocket 4 hostname
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> An invalid physical processor ID was returned when attempting to bind
> an MPI process to a unique processor.
>
> This usually means that you requested binding to more processors than
> exist (e.g., trying to bind N MPI processes to M processors, where N >
> M). Double check that you have enough unique processors for all the
> MPI processes that you are launching on this host.
>
> You job will now abort.
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> mpirun was unable to start the specified application as it encountered an error:
>
> Error name: Fatal
> Node: node65.cl.corp.com
>
> when attempting to start process rank 0.
> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 4 total processes failed to start
>
>
> [hammond_at_node65 bin]$ ./mpirun -np 4 --num-sockets 2 --npersocket 4 hostname
> node65.cl.corp.com
> node65.cl.corp.com
> node65.cl.corp.com
> node65.cl.corp.com
> [hammond_at_node65 bin]$
>
>
>
>
> On Jul 16, 2012, at 12:56 PM, Ralph Castain wrote:
>
>> Jeff is at the MPI Forum this week, so his answers will be delayed. Last I heard, it was close, but no specific date has been set.
>>
>>
>> On Jul 16, 2012, at 11:49 AM, Michael E. Thomadakis wrote:
>>
>>> When is the expected date for the official 1.6.1 (or 1.6.2 ?) to be available ?
>>>
>>> mike
>>>
>>> On 07/16/2012 01:44 PM, Ralph Castain wrote:
>>>> You can get it here:
>>>>
>>>> http://www.open-mpi.org/nightly/v1.6/
>>>>
>>>> On Jul 16, 2012, at 10:22 AM, Anne M. Hammond wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>
>>>>> For benchmarking, we would like to use openmpi with
>>>>> --num-sockets 1
>>>>>
>>>>> This fails in 1.6, but Bug Report #3119 indicates it is changed in
>>>>> 1.6.1.
>>>>>
>>>>> Is 1.6.1 or 1.6.2 available in tar.gz form?
>>>>>
>>>>> Thanks!
>>>>> Anne
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>
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> Anne M. Hammond - Systems / Network Administration - Tech-X Corp
> hammond_at_txcorp.com 720-974-1840
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