Re: Re: chekpoint support for amd64?

From: Leon (wangl_at_ncic.ac.cn)
Date: Wed May 25 2005 - 06:34:18 PDT

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    Kris Buggenhout,您好!
    
    	I expect  to see the new version of BLCR supporting AMD Opteron 64 for 2.4 kernel earily. I need it critically.
        Thanks a lot  in advance!!!
    
    ======= 2005-04-02 02:27:34 您在来信中写道:=======
    
    >any chance on getting my hands on the latest code that comes close ?
    >cvs ?
    >I am willing to invest some timein it and try to get some of the 
    >weirdness ironed out...the 0.4.0 version does not compile for me, the 
    >vmadump.c has no support for x86_64, and the code in vmadump4 is for 2.6 
    >kernels I assume...
    >
    >have been trying to hack it to work... but the version I have is way 
    >off... ;)
    >
    >I have a cluster of 255 dual opterons that are in desperate need for a 
    >checkpoint solution...
    >
    >thnx in advance, Kris
    >
    >Paul H. Hargrove wrote:
    >> At this point the BLCR support for x86_64/amd64 is still not working.  
    >> My development version is closer to working than is 0.4.0, but multi 
    >> threaded processes are still only checkpointing and restoring correctly 
    >> at random times.
    >> 
    >> My efforts are now shifting away from active work on the x86_64 support 
    >> and returning to work on improved Linux 2.6 support on x86.  This does 
    >> not mean that there will be no x86_64 support, just that it is now my #2 
    >> or #3 priority rather than #1.
    >> 
    >> -Paul
    >> 
    >> Kris Buggenhout wrote:
    >> 
    >>> Hi,
    >>>
    >>> I was wondering if there is anything new on this level, I would like 
    >>> to have checkpointing available, but the platform is still not really 
    >>> supported...
    >>>
    >>> I have the 0.4.0 version of blcr. but the readme states that although 
    >>> support can be compiled in, it will not work...
    >>>
    >>> thnx in advance, Kris
    >>>
    >>>  
    >>>
    >> 
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            致
    礼!
     
    				 
            Leon
            wangl@ncic.ac.cn
              2005-05-25
    

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