[Mpi3-tools] New draft version of MPI_T

Jeff Squyres jsquyres at cisco.com
Fri Jun 17 13:03:48 CDT 2011

I'm sorry; I won't be able to review this before Monday.  :-(

On Jun 17, 2011, at 4:02 AM, Martin Schulz wrote:

> Hi all,
> I have uploaded a new draft version of MPI_T, hopefully
> addressing all/most of the comments from last time, to the
> Wiki at: https://svn.mpi-forum.org/trac/mpi-forum-web/wiki/MPI3Tools/mpit
> I have also attached the document.
> The color markings are now relative to the approved and
> current version of MPI.
> The following issues are still open or at least should be
> discussed by the group and it would be great if we could
> get through those next Monday during our TelCon:
> - Rolf requested to sort the arguments for each function to
> first IN then OUT
>        - this causes problems with string returns (would split
>        buffer and length)
>        - unclear what the right label for Recv is
> - I added types to each prototype definition, but it was unclear
> to me what to put for the character array.
> - Should we make integers unsigned in the interface?
> - Should we ad const where appropriate?
> - Are we still OK with the text on the associating MPI objects
> with variables? I am not sure anymore what the result of the
> discussion was last time.
> - What other changes in the rest of the standard document
> do we still need to make - so far we only touched Init and
> Finalize, as well as the language appendix. Anything else?
> Also, it would be great if as many of you as possible could
> read the document for correctness and consistency. Feel
> free to send me corrections or, if you have too many, let
> me know and I'll send you the TeX file to edit. We have
> about two weeks now to get the document to a state so it
> can pass the reading and I hope this is achievable.
> If I missed any issue, please speak up.
> Thanks,
> Martin
> <mpi-report.pdf><Mail Attachment.txt><Mail Attachment.txt>

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