Alpha beowulf: True64 or Linux?
jcownie at etnus.com
Fri Feb 2 02:52:03 PST 2001
Martin Siegert asked :-
> Should we use True64 or Linux?
> - software availability? I heard that Compaq's development suite (compilers,
> debuggers, etc.) is available on both platforms. What about scientific
> libraries, etc.
Our Totalview debugger is available for either operating system (and
supports MPI on either).
Compaq's compilers are available on either, however I believe that the
Compaq compilers on Linux do _not_ support either HPF or OpenMP. (For
HPF they like their own message passing system, and for OpenMP they
like their own thread library).
James Cownie <jcownie at etnus.com>
Etnus, LLC. +44 117 9071438
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