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Subject: Re: [OMPI users] OpenMPI on Windows - policy
From: Jeff Squyres (jsquyres) (jsquyres_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-06-24 18:49:31

Also, we have no way of making 1.6.x releases in Windows any more. So Windows support unfortunately ended in mid-series. :-\

On Jun 24, 2013, at 6:40 PM, Ralph Castain <rhc.openmpi_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> Our windows supporter has left to greener pastures. Long term, we may have an org that will want to support it. However, for now support has been dropped in 1.7.
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Jun 24, 2013, at 1:42 PM, Mathieu Gontier <mathieu.gontier_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Dear all,
>> I have used OpenMPI since more than a decade and I convinced my technical director to use it into official releases of our commercial applications 4 years ago. It solved all our problems and user are quite happy of it.
>> Now, I am looking for a good Windows MPI solution and I am testing OpenMPI-1.6.3 from the Windows installers I downloaded few weeks ago. But I am wondering what is the long term support? Indeed, the version 1.6.4 only propose a version for Cygwin.
>> So, does someone can share any information about the Windows support for the coming versions? I am mainly interested in Windows installers, Cygwin support does not really match with my expectations and constraints.
>> Thanks a lot,
>> Mathieu.
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