[Openframeworkwg] revisiting the OFWG name
christoph at lameter.com
Wed Mar 5 07:44:02 PST 2014
Well I think not so much about a fabric but of general direct hardware
device access from userspace for multiple purposes. NVram, SSDs,
Coprocessors etc come to mind.
Can do more than Network Direct.
On Wed, Mar 5, 2014 at 9:36 AM, Jeff Squyres (jsquyres)
<jsquyres at cisco.com>wrote:
> How about "The Libfabric Working Group"? libfabric has the advantage of
> being nicely google-able -- i.e., all the results are directly related to
> this effort.
> "PDIO" does have a nice ring to it, but I agree it is close to "Network
> Direct", and seems to bring up lots of other sites via googling.
> On Mar 4, 2014, at 6:09 PM, "Hefty, Sean" <sean.hefty at intel.com> wrote:
> > In today's meeting we revisited trying to come up with a name for this
> workgroup and the work that it is doing. To that end, I went back through
> the email archives in hope that we can narrow down and select some option
> by the next meeting.
> > These are the basic options that have been thrown out so far:
> > Keep current name - OpenFrameworks
> > OpenFabricFrameworks
> > FabricFrameworks
> > OFA Agnostic Process Direct IO API Working Group
> > To this end, I've been using the terms libfabric and fabric interfaces,
> without hearing any objections (so far), so I will also propose something
> > Open Fabrics Interfaces (Working Group)
> > I do like the term PDIO that Doug came up with, but it immediately makes
> me think of Network Direct by Microsoft.
> > Please provide comments, support, alternatives, etc.
> > Thanks,
> > Sean
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