Barry Smith bsmith at mcs.anl.gov
Mon Jun 8 16:15:27 CDT 2009

    1) you probably don't need shared libraries
    2) Did you run config/configure.py with the option --with-shared,  
if not they are turned off by default
    3) In general one can build the shared libraries and use hypre


On Jun 8, 2009, at 4:12 PM, Giuseppe Ghibò wrote:

> Hi, I'm trying to build petsc (the 2.3.3p15 version because needing to
> use libmesh), with hypre lib enabled, but when doing this,
> the shared libraries are not built, and I get:
> Completed building libraries
> =========================================
> Shared libraries disabled
> while this doesn't happens when hypre support is not build. Are hypre
> and shared libs mutually exclusive?
> Thanks
> Bye
> Giuseppe.

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