[Beowulf] MPICH upgrade question

Chris Samuel csamuel at vpac.org
Mon Dec 15 14:10:10 PST 2008

----- "Geoff Jacobs" <gdjacobs at gmail.com> wrote:

> I always deploy MPICH in a different directory for each library
> version/compiler combination. I then use a script so one can switch
> to the appropriate build wrapper easily. When replacing the old version
> outright, you should remove the old and install the new.

We do this, modulo using Modules to control it rather than
a home grown script.

Christopher Samuel - (03) 9925 4751 - Systems Manager
 The Victorian Partnership for Advanced Computing
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