[ofa-general] Re: [ewg] RE: RHEL 5.3 and OFED 1.4.x
tziporet at dev.mellanox.co.il
Thu Jan 29 01:37:01 PST 2009
Steve Wise wrote:
> One way to alleviate this is to ship both 1.2.8 and 1.3 in ofed-1.4.1
> and mark 1.3 as "experimental". Then remove 1.2.8 in ofed-1.5 and
> make 1.3.x the production version for ofed-1.5.
> I suggested this in the last conf call but folks didn't like the
> thought of testing both. But perhaps marking it "experimental"
> resolves this issue? So the iWARP vendors will test 1.3 and little to
> no testing is required for 1.2.8 since it has been qualified with
> ofed-1.4 QA.
We do not wish to have two MPI revisions in the same OFED package
We talked about it several times and declined this option.
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