Peculiar Problem :Any Help would be appreciated
Robert G. Brown
rgb at phy.duke.edu
Tue Nov 11 19:07:16 EST 2003
On Tue, 11 Nov 2003, Ranjan S. Mehta wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a serial application, which allws me to hook into itself, using
> dynamically shared objects ( .so ).
> I wanted to use this .so file to do some parallel processing of the
> data, which I get from the application at run-time and then feed the
> results back.
> Now to add more complexity, I have to do it in Fortran !! ( my advisor
> needs it like that ).
> Has anyone done something like this. If yes, any help is appreciated.
> If NO, tell me why it cannot be done.
> Please comment,
I think you'll have to do a better job of describing your program's
expected flow, as I at least am very confused.
You are making a library? With some sort of recursive call? You have
to use Fortran (ooo, quel drag, mon!)? What has this to do with
I can think of lots of ways to implement lots of things "like" what you
may be trying to describe (but not in Fortran, which I took a vow never
to code in again -- unless of course somebody offers me obscene
quantities of money to do so:-). Most of them don't need shared
libraries per se, which is one of the things I don't understand. The
other is why beowulf list -- are you trying to invoke this recursion
across a cluster or something? So that the "shared libraries" live on
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