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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] openmpi-1.2.8 and cygwin...
From: Gustavo Seabra (gustavo.seabra_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-12-02 06:52:39

Is that going to work with Cygwin programs? One reason I have been
trying to install OpenMPI in Cygwin is to be able to run Cygwin
programs in parallel. Would a native Windows implementation help


On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 4:45 AM, Shiqing Fan wrote:
> Dear Solibakke,
> I'm not familiar with the installation under Cygwin, but what I can tell is
> that we are making a windows support public very soon. When it's ready, you
> will never need to install Open MPI under Cygwin on Windows, you will be
> able to configure with CMake and compile everything with Visual Studio
> (2005/2008/Express), or you could also install Open MPI with a binary
> installer without compiling any source code.
> I suggest you to use Open MPI trunk when the Windows support (with CMake) is
> ready. I'm also glad to help you with that.
> Regards,
> Shiqing
> Solibakke Per Bjarte wrote:
>> I'm trying to use CYGWIN + Open-mpi 1.2.8 / open-mpi-1.3b2
>> /openmpi-1.4a1r20006
>> In all o+pen-mpi versions I receive the following error messege from
>> make all (see attached file: /log.make/)
>> The configure works well:
>> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/ompi-1-2-8 --with-mpi-param-check=runtime
>> --with-threads=posix --enable-mpi-threads --disable-io-romio
>> --enable-mca-no-build=memory_mallopt,maffinity,paffinity
>> --enable-contrib-no-build=vt --enable-shared
>> Is this a bug in open-mpi-2.8 or is there something missing from CYGWIN
>> installation?
>> Reagards
>> PBSolibakke