MPICH Patches & Enhancements
To use these patch files, download the file, place it in your mpich directory, and execute
patch -p0 < patchfile
It is important to download the patch, not cut and paste it from the display
of your web browser. On many browsers, right-clicking will the link will
download the file. The reason for this is that some patches may contain tabs,
and most browsers will not preserve the tabs when they display the
file; copying and pasting that text will cause the patch to fail because the
tabs won't be found.
If you have trouble with patch, you can look at the patchfile itself;
it is just the output of the Unix diff program applied to the old and
new versions of the file or files.
A file containing the
is available. This should be applied to an unmodified, fresh distribution.
This is not throughly tested; in particular, files that have moved or
are new may not be present after applying the patch.
||Fixes a problem for the Scyld version
||When using comm=shared, an error message about
"lookup_slave_index_by_pid" would sometimes appear and the job would exit.
This patch fixes that bug.