On Thu, 2009-10-01 at 15:19 -0400, Jeff Squyres wrote: > On Oct 1, 2009, at 2:19 PM, Åke Sandgren wrote: > > > No it didn't. And memalign is obsolete according to the manpage. > > posix_memalign is the one to use. > > > > > This particular call is testing the memalign intercept in the ptmalloc > component during startup; we can't replace it with posix_memalign. > > Hence, the values that are passed are fairly meaningless. It's just > testing that the intercept works.
Yes, but perhaps you need to verify that posix_memalign is also intercepted? I commented on memalign being obsolete since there are a couple of uses of it in the rest of the openmpi code apart from that particular case. They should probably be changed.