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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] How to disable paffinity
From: Ralph Castain (rhc_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-07-01 23:39:36

The rsh component checks for the existence of "fork", which may not be present in vxworks. Is it? I'm afraid that component uses fork, so you may have to create a vxworks component that doesn't, or at least uses the equivalent.

On Jul 1, 2010, at 9:32 PM, Õž§ wrote:

> Hi Ralph,
> I just copy your code in the trunk ,it seems working well. But the
> "mpirun ls " still stuck at the orte_plm_select ,after using ompi_info
> ,there is no available component for plm. I think my configure option
> is not the problem, for I use the same configure option to build the
> program under the linux ,the rsh & slurm component are both available
> . Maybe it is a problem of my enviroment , but I really don't know how
> to find the condition to include rsh component.
> 2010/6/30 Ralph Castain <rhc_at_[hidden]>:
>> You may be working off of an old version of OMPI - I updated opal_paffinity awhile ago to no longer require that a component be selected. Then you can no-build all paffinity components if you like and the system will still startup okay.
>> I don't believe this was moved over to the 1.4 release branch - afraid you would have to use a developer's trunk tarball or svn checkout. It -might- be in the 1.5.0 release candidates, though (I haven't looked).
>> On Jun 29, 2010, at 9:36 PM, Õž§ wrote:
>>> Hi all ,
>>> I tried to run the openmpi on vxworks. Now I can run program ompi_info
>>> etc. But it failed running "mpirun ls", the error is :
>>> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> It looks like opal_init failed for some reason; your parallel process is
>>> likely to abort. There are many reasons that a parallel process can
>>> fail during opal_init; some of which are due to configuration or
>>> environment problems. This failure appears to be an internal failure;
>>> here's some additional information (which may only be relevant to an
>>> Open MPI developer):
>>> opal_paffinity_base_select failed
>>> --> Returned value -13 instead of OPAL_SUCCESS
>>> --------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> After using the ompi_info , I cann't find any available component for
>>> paffinity. It seems the linux component of paffinity isn't available
>>> . As the paffinity is not a must in openmpi . I wonder whether I can
>>> disable the paffinity during the running of mpirun?
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