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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] [Open MPI Announce] Open MPI v1.6.3 released
From: Orion Poplawski (orion_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-11-05 16:18:44

On 11/03/2012 02:38 PM, Jeff Squyres wrote:
> Crud. You are correct.
> The VERSION string for the f90 library was incorrectly updated to 4:0:1; it should have been updated to 4:0:3.
> I have fixed this for v1.6.4. I'm *anticipating* that there aren't may people who will be bitten by this, so for the time being, at least, I'm publishing this workaround:
> 1. Download Open MPI v1.6.3
> 2. Untar it, configure it
> 3. BEFORE you build it (but AFTER you ran configure!), edit ompi/mpi/f90/Makefile
> 4. Change line 1212 from
> libmpi_f90_so_version = 4:0:1
> to
> libmpi_f90_so_version = 4:0:3
> 5. Then make the "all" and "install" targets as usual.
> If this workaround suffices for those affected, I'd prefer to release v1.6.4 with this fix after Supercomputing (i.e., early/mid December). Please let me know.

This plan works for me, although the attached change applied before configure
seems more straightforward (it's what I'm doing in the Fedora package).

Orion Poplawski
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