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Subject: Re: [hwloc-devel] Priority of env vars vs. application options
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-10-28 09:29:29

Jeff Squyres, le Wed 28 Oct 2009 09:26:03 -0400, a écrit :
> Can you pass XML filenames via the API?

Yes, to cache the result for instance.

> I would think that the API *only* looks at the names passed as
> parameters -- command line, env variable, etc. are upper-layer
> abstractions added by top-level tools like lstopo, etc.

See Brice's case, where it's not the user that provides the xml file,
but a deployment tool.