[petsc-dev] snes/ex56 target is gone

Scott Kruger kruger at txcorp.com
Wed Jun 28 14:39:11 CDT 2017

On 6/28/17 1:35 PM, Jed Brown wrote:
> Barry Smith <bsmith at mcs.anl.gov> writes:
>>     Jed,
>>      Aside from its name and location this is a very useful thing. Should it be in $PETSC_DIR/lib/petsc/conf/ ? since it cannot stay in $PETSC_DIR for --prefix installs?
> I guess that's a reasonable location.  The file isn't platform-dependent
> so it could go elsewhere.  In that location, it should acquire a line
> specifying PETSC_ARCH upon install.  The only issue with the path is
> that you're actually typing it on the command line, and that would be
> a starter Makefile for anyone building a larger project.

I would prefer share as it's not critical to the conf
and is more user oriented (I think of lib/petsc/conf
as internal to petsc stuff).

Also, the shallower the location the better.


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