[Beowulf] hpl size problems

Joe Landman landman at scalableinformatics.com
Fri Sep 30 11:33:07 PDT 2005

The only down side is requiring a package that not all users might have. 
  I have been using modules since Cray days (eeek!).  The can help with 
the solution.  Maybe worth thinking about adding functionality if the 
modules package is there, and generating a "script" to switch if it is 
not ...



DGS wrote:
>> Well, since these aren't in RPMs and dont follow the one-true-way ... 
>> we are destined to roam the backwaters of true clusterdom.  Only two 
>> Gaussian versions?  I presume g03 of various flavors?  Or g98 + g03 ...
>> Iv'e been worrying about whether I should try a versioning bit in my 
>> NCBI rpms.  So that they install into /path/version_number, and then 
>> soft link the bins and man pages into the right locations.  I don't have 
>> a good solution I am happy with here.
> See
> 	http://modules.sourceforge.net/
> and
> 	http://www.nersc.gov/nusers/resources/software/os/modules.html
> David S.

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