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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] RFC: Linuxes shipping libibverbs
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-22 15:45:36

On May 22, 2008, at 3:42 PM, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:

>> When you install binary OMPI (which pulls in libibverbs and all the
>> rest), do you set the OpenFabrics kernel drivers to start upon boot?
>> Or does the user have to do that manually?
> I think so. To the best of my knowledge, we don't do anything
> explicitly.

Can you check?

If you (or something else in Debian) start the OpenFabrics drivers
automatically (regardless of whether there are any verbs-capable
devices), then that kinda defeats the point of Pasha's proposed check...

Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems