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Re: Firefly8 parallel (MPICH) does not work

Alex Granovsky
gran@classic.chem.msu.su


Hi,

this is similar to the problem described here

Check if you are using the correct command line and if the  fastdiag.ex Firefly's extension exists on all nodes in the directory referred by -ex command line switch.

Regards,
Alex Granovsky


On Fri Sep 7 '12 10:39am, Dmitry wrote
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>Dear all,

>I can not use Firefly8 in parallel, although ff7.1.G works and ff8 works in serial mode.
>Below are the command line and error message.

>Best,
>Dmitry

>mpirun.mpich -np 2 firefly8.mpich.ex -b basis -t w -i input -o out

> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Intel Core2/ Linux  Firefly version running under Linux.
> Running on Intel CPU:  Brand ID  0, Family  6, Model  23, Stepping  6
> CPU Brand String    :  Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU           E5420  @ 2.50GHz
> CPU Features        :  CMOV, MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, MWAIT, EM64T
> Data cache size     :  L1 32 KB, L2 6144 KB, L3     0 KB
> max    # of   cores/package :   4
> max    # of threads/package :   4
> max     cache sharing level :   2
> Operating System successfully passed SSE support test.
>
>
> PARALLEL VERSION (MPICH) RUNNING USING    2 PROCESSES (NODES)

> ***

> This job is executing on     1 unique host(s)
> Minimum number of processes per host is:    2
> Maximum number of processes per host is:    2

> Fatal: some nodes failed to load fastdiag runtime extension!

> ADDRESS 0x09520A9D HAS INITIATED PROGRAM ABORT BECAUSE OF FATAL ERROR(S)
>-------------------------------------------------------------------------


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