Control: tags -1 confirmed On 11/04/18 11:12, Alastair McKinstry wrote: > > > On 11/04/2018 10:07, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: >> On 04/11/2018 10:53 AM, Alastair McKinstry wrote: >>> As of 3.0.1, openmpi now works on Big-Endian powerpc (which was to be a >>> problem; it had been dropped upstream because of an unknown bug, now >>> fixed). >> >> Oh, really, they fixed that? I already had given up hopes and >> therefore ignored >> the thread on github out of frustration. >> >>From the thread (and related PRs it references) its fixed and works as > long as -O3 is used. > I've implemented and tested this in ./rules. > >>> The other non-release archs were failing due to missing dependencies: in >>> particular java support (not used by any package in stable/testing) and >>> pmix (new; not used in testing/stable; pmix enables scaling to ~100,000+ >>> nodes, which is unlikely to be needed). >> >> I am working on fixing the remaining OpenJDK issues. I'm an upstream >> committer in the OpenJDK project, so I can commit all changes myself. >> > Ok. I've just disabled support as necessary for archs with openjdk issues. > While a riscv64 build has not yet occurred (awaiting in queue to see), > all issues on all other archs should now be resolved, > making the transition possible.
Great. Please go ahead. Cheers, Emilio