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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] Axon BTL for OpenMPI?
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-12-12 08:15:07

On Dec 11, 2008, at 7:01 PM, Marcus G. Daniels wrote:

> I've heard some experimental work has been done to run OpenMPI over
> the Axon driver as found in IBM triblades. Seems like that should
> work fine, as it's just another RDMA interface, no?

I personally don't know anything about Axon; perhaps someone is
working on it in the community, but I haven't heard about it.

> I'd like to use MPI for features like derived types, and moving
> around non-flat data.

You should be able to do that today.

Jeff Squyres
Cisco Systems