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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] 2 questions about Open MPI
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-03-25 08:08:26

On Mar 25, 2008, at 5:09 AM, powernetfreak_at_[hidden] wrote:
> Hello,
> i need some information for my thesis and i am not sure if it's right
> what i found in the internet before.
> therefore i want to ask you if the following two sentences are right:
> - Open MPI is OS independent and it runs on windows as well as on
> linux

The Windows port seems to be perpetual; it's in progress, but the v1.2
series does not support Windows.

> - Open MPI dont has data decomposition support itself. I just can
> add some functions to get some kind of data decomposition support

I'm not sure what you're asking; Open MPI supports all the MPI
datatype functionality.

Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems