[mpich-discuss] Volatile nodes

Rajeev Thakur thakur at mcs.anl.gov
Wed Dec 3 19:43:47 CST 2008

Do you mean what happens if one of the nodes crashes? The current version of
MPICH2 will abort in that case, but within the next year we plan to have a
version that is more resilient to such failure; i.e., it won't abort, but
any attempt to communicate with that node will return an error.


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> Is there any problem with a node being volatile in MPICH2
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