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Subject: Re: [hwloc-users] Solaris and hwloc
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-09-12 18:46:10

On Sep 12, 2012, at 6:44 PM, Samuel Thibault wrote:

>> Anyone have an opinion? I'm 60/40 in favor of not letting it run, under the rationale that the user asked for something that we can't deliver, so we shouldn't continue.
> Well, it depends on the situation. The binding might only be an
> optimization, and failing just because of that is not nice. When it's an
> administration decision, it's different, but then one would use cgroups
> & such instead.

How about adding a flag to make it fail if it doesn't bind?

Jeff Squyres
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