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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] Setting AUTOMAKE_JOBS
From: Ralf Wildenhues (Ralf.Wildenhues_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-09-24 00:54:47

* Ralph Castain wrote on Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 06:41:38AM CEST:
> My point is just that it is unwise to assume that the OMPI build can utilize
> all available processors. I'm sure it's fine for the MTT runs, especially on
> Jeff's machines as they are dedicated to that purpose - just not a good
> general assumption.

Ah ok, thanks.

When we wrote the code, I couldn't find a perl module to portably find
out the system load and optionally react to that; that might be a better
strategy if this is available now.