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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] [Open MPI Announce] Open MPI v1.6.3 released
From: Orion Poplawski (orion_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-11-05 16:18:44


On 11/03/2012 02:38 PM, Jeff Squyres wrote:
> Crud. You are correct.
>
> The VERSION string for the f90 library was incorrectly updated to 4:0:1; it should have been updated to 4:0:3.
>
> I have fixed this for v1.6.4. I'm *anticipating* that there aren't may people who will be bitten by this, so for the time being, at least, I'm publishing this workaround:
>
> 1. Download Open MPI v1.6.3
> 2. Untar it, configure it
> 3. BEFORE you build it (but AFTER you ran configure!), edit ompi/mpi/f90/Makefile
> 4. Change line 1212 from
>
> libmpi_f90_so_version = 4:0:1
>
> to
>
> libmpi_f90_so_version = 4:0:3
>
> 5. Then make the "all" and "install" targets as usual.
>
> If this workaround suffices for those affected, I'd prefer to release v1.6.4 with this fix after Supercomputing (i.e., early/mid December). Please let me know.

This plan works for me, although the attached change applied before configure
seems more straightforward (it's what I'm doing in the Fedora package).

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