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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] configuration of openmpi-1.5.4 with visual studio
From: Jeffrey Squyres (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-04-16 13:58:56

On Apr 16, 2012, at 1:54 PM, Shiqing Fan wrote:

> They are definitions for enable dllexport/import declarations on Windows, and they existed since the initial version for Cygwin. Normally these definitions are hidden via mpicc command wrapper, but on Windows, when user tries to compile a project in Visual Studio, they have to be added manually.
> I think there might be some workaround to get rid of them. Need some time to test.

Cool; that would be great.

I'm asking because MPI is supposed to be able to hide these kinds of things in the source code (when possible, of course). I understand that this is essentially a build system issue, but still...

Jeff Squyres
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