[Paraview] Icet test build fails with Paraview-3.12.0
David E DeMarle
dave.demarle at kitware.com
Mon Jan 9 10:26:18 EST 2012
ParaView depends on IceT for parallel rendering. If you don't have
PARAVIEW_USE_PARALLEL on, or if you do by only intend to do parallel data
processing (pvdataserver), then you don't need it, otherwise you do.
David E DeMarle
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Clifton Park, NY 12065-8662
On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 10:21 AM, Rakesh Hammond <
rakesh.hammond at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for your help - I got the latest CMakeLists.txt file for ICET and
> tried to build again (after blowing away my build directory). It breaks at
> the same place as before. On closer inspection, the link.txt file does
> appear to have links to mpicxx file, removing that and running the same
> line in the link.txt file builds the test fine.
> I am beginnning to wonder if some changes are required else where as
> well? Any pointeres anyone?
> On a different note, why does ParaView need IceT?
> I am tempted to turn it off if this action will have no adverse effects on
> our requirement.
> On 9 January 2012 08:55, Bruno Santos <bruno.santos at bluecape.com.pt>wrote:
>> Hi Rakesh,
>> Good thing you asked!
>> OK, so the bug tracker had the commit "number":
>> So I went to the repository for ParaView on Github:
>> Clicked on one of the "commits" tab and replace "master" with the commit
>> number: https://github.com/Kitware/ParaView/commits/master ->
>> So, since the problem was with IceT, I went to where it is in ParaView:
>> OK, the respective folder only says "IceT - 916f22d", namely the commit
>> number from where it comes. Went to the root folder of ParaView and looked
>> at ".gitmodules":
>> OK, IceT repo is here: git://paraview.org/IceT.git - so I jumped online
>> to here: paraview.org/IceT.git -- automatic redirect by the website -->
>> Clicked on one of the links that say "commit" and replace the number by
>> "916f22d": paraview.org/gitweb?p=IceT.git;a=commit;h=916f22d
>> Mmm, it's a merge. OK, then clicked on the "shortlog" link and this *jumped
>> out* of the list:
>> Clicked on the "diff" link and there we have it!
>> Wait, I found another commit different from the one I indicated before.
>> Apparently I didn't backtrack it properly.... Oh, both are from the same
>> day! So both are needed! See the shortlog:
>> Best regards,
>> On 07-01-2012 21:31, Rakesh Hammond wrote:
>> Thanks - I think this is what I am after, I will have a play with this
>> For future reference, can you please tell me how did you find it?
>> I think it would be nice to have a link from the mantis ticket to source
>> code change !
>> On 7 January 2012 19:59, Bruno Santos <bruno.santos at bluecape.com.pt>wrote:
>>> Hi Rakesh,
>>> If I backtracked it correctly, this should be the fix you are looking
>>> Best regards,
>>> Date: Sat, 7 Jan 2012 12:07:24 +0000
>>> From: Rakesh Hammond <rakesh.hammond at googlemail.com>
>>> Subject: [Paraview] Icet test build fails with Paraview-3.12.0
>>> I am trying to build the ParaView-3.12.0 (stable release on 08th of
>>> November 2011) with an mpich library on Linux with gcc-4.5.2.
>>> The IceT tests unfortunately fails. Having looked around the bug
>>> I found this ticket
>>> The problem I am having is same as what is described here, unfortunately
>>> the fix was merged into the current development directory on the 11th of
>>> November 2011.
>>> Is it possible to find out exactly what the fix was ? (for example doing
>>> commitdif?). I am not familiar with git that much, but looking around I
>>> unable to get the code difference. If any one knows how to get the
>>> changes, please send me the url link.
>>> Is there are any plans to release a patch for 3.12.0 any time soon? At
>>> work, we are not allowed to build from nightly builds, so I am a little
>>> stuck on how to progress further. My options are either to wait for a
>>> patch or make the necessary modifications for the stable 3.12.0 and
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