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Subject: Re: [OMPI devel] [EXTERNAL] glibc malloc hooks going away
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-06-10 21:05:36

On Jun 10, 2013, at 10:29 AM, "Barrett, Brian W" <bwbarre_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> At least they've finally come to that conclusion. I look forward to not
> shipping a memory allocator with our communication library ;).

+1 on that.

That being said, that release note was for glibc 2.14. I just downloaded and built 2.17; it looks like a) the hooks are still there, and b) they're still installed by default.

Mellanox: did you find a distro that disables the glibc hooks by default?

Jeff Squyres
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