I have been working on a project to get some performance numbers for libfabric
when run with Java bindings and have gotten to a point where I need to
understand how the different end points are related, and what functionality
they share. I am primarily interested in plain endpoints, and passive
>From what I can tell from fi_endpoint.h and fi_cm.h, fid_pep and fid_ep share
>the method groups fi_ops_ep and fi_ops_cm. It appears that in those methods,
>if fid_t is used, any endpoint can be used and if fid_pep is used, a passive
>endpoint must be used.
If fid_ep is used, could a passive endpoint use it, or does it have to be a
Ive also noticed in methods like rx_ctx there are variables such as: fid_ep
*sep. Does this indicate only a scalable endpoint should be used?
Thanks for any clarifications!
Los Alamos National Laboratory
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