[Beowulf] MPI ABI
hahn at physics.mcmaster.ca
Mon Oct 10 10:51:38 PDT 2005
> There are only 2 ways to achieve ABI compatibility:
> 1) you impose/agree on a single one.
ignoring the politics for a moment, what are the technical sticking points?
for instance, I have the impression that the linux x86_64 ABI is reasonably
well-defined, and it seems to permit use of at least some libraries
across different compilers in my experience. so what are the problem areas?
just that the MPI Forum has chosen/failed to define constants and proper
thanks, mark hahn.
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