[openib-general] uverbs and OSU MPI/MPI in general?
peter at pantasys.com
Fri Apr 1 13:45:14 PST 2005
Dhabaleswar Panda wrote:
>> Peter> Hi All, How does gen2's uverbs compare to VAPI? Is it meant
>> Peter> to be the same API? Should OSU's MPI run on top of this or
>> Peter> is there some other MPI implementation that will be able to
>> Peter> run 'natively' over IB?
>>The basic functionality is the same but the API is different. For
>>example completion events are handled in a different way that allows
>>None of the current MPI implementations that use IB will run
>>unmodified, but everyone (including OSU) is porting to the new API.
> We have already started working on porting OSU MPI to the Gen2 stack.
> We plan to release MVAPICH 0.9.5 (on VAPI stack) during the next 1-2
> weeks. After that we will make a subsequent release of 0.9.5 on the
> OpenIB Gen2 stack.
excellent! thanks for the info.
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