Re: Where is libblacs-pvm.so ???
Christopher W. Aiken wrote:
> I just installed Debian 2.2_r2 and chose some packages from the
> "simple" setup. I got a lot of the same errors reported during the
> package configuration step. "ldconfig" also reports the same error.
> The error indicates that /usr/lib/libblacs-pvm.so is not available.
> Sure enough libblacs-pvm.so is a symb link to libblacs-pvm.so.1 and
> libblacs-pvm.so.1 is not available.
> Does anyone know where libblacs-pvm.so is? What it is used for?
It comes from the blacs1-pvm package:
Maintainer: Philipp Frauenfelder <email@example.com>
Depends: libc6 (>= 2.1.2)
Description: Basic Linear Algebra Communications Subprograms
The BLACS project is an ongoing investigation whose purpose is to
create a linear algebra oriented message passing interface that may be
implemented efficiently and uniformly across a large range of
distributed memory platforms.
This package provides the shared libraries.