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Subject: Re: [MTT users] Patch to add --local-scratch option
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-09-18 10:16:32

On Sep 18, 2008, at 10:08 AM, Tim Mattox wrote:

> Can anyone check it quick for vpath builds?

I'll try to give it a whirl in a bit.

> Just a FYI, I've already run into the "downside" I mentioned once
> this week.
> I had to rerun my MTT to get access to the build directory, since it
> was on /tmp on some random BigRed compute node. Hmm... maybe a
> feature enhancement would be to copy it to your regular --scratch if
> a build failure was detected? Maybe later I'll do that as yet
> another option,
> say, --copy-mpi-build-on-failure. No time this week, but hey, its
> an idea.

File a ticket. :-)

Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems