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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Processor/core selection/affinity for large shared memory systems
From: V. Ram (v_r_959_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-12-05 13:07:20

Terry Frankcombe wrote:

> Isn't it up to the OS scheduler what gets run where?

I was under the impression that the processor affinity API was designed
to let the OS (at least Linux) know how a given task preferred to be
bound in terms of the system topology.

  V. Ram
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