[MPI3 Fortran] Proposed solution for the volatile buffer problem

Aleksandar Donev donev1 at llnl.gov
Wed Jan 14 17:00:33 CST 2009

On Wednesday 14 January 2009 14:54, Bill Long wrote:
> How would the compiler deal
> with a pointer that is associated with one of the marked variables?
>  It seems like there will be a lot of text, in addition to a new
> attribute/statement to get this to work.
Nick and I both have claimed, and still claim, that this is no different 
from ASYNCHRONOUS I/O done in Fortran. If there are additional issues 
they exist for both fortran I/O and external data transfer.

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