Re: [OMPI devel] Major revision to the RML/OOB

2006-12-06 Thread Ralph H Castain
We aren't ignoring your situation, Adrian - Jeff and I are talking about how best to deal with the situation and your offer to help. This revision will indeed see some significant change in the oob/tcp component, mostly in the init and connect procedures. The concern is that we want to leave open

Re: [OMPI devel] Major revision to the RML/OOB

2006-12-06 Thread Ralph H Castain
The changes we are planning to do will in no way preclude the use of multicast for the xcast procedure. The changes in the OOB subsystem deal specifically with how those connections are initialized, which is something we would need to do for multicast anyway. The routing method for the xcast is

Re: [OMPI devel] Major revision to the RML/OOB

2006-12-06 Thread Adrian Knoth
On Wed, Dec 06, 2006 at 07:07:42AM -0700, Ralph H Castain wrote: > The concern is that we want to leave open the possibility of putting this > revision into 1.2 since it will have a major performance impact on both > startup time and the max cluster size we can support. The IP6 code is >