repocopy lam7 --> lam

Brooks Davis brooks at
Sat Jan 22 12:47:52 PST 2005

On Sat, Jan 22, 2005 at 07:20:35AM -0800, Pedro F. Giffuni wrote:
> Hi;
> According to lam's website:
> "LAM 6.5.9 is not recommended because the LAM source code has seen a lot of
> changes, bug fixes and new features since then. It is still available for
> download only because some vendors still require it."
> They also recommend lam 7.1.1 for all lam/mpi users.
> I've been suggesting to the LAM maintainers that we should repocopy lam to
> lam6, and make lam7 the new lam from now on. I'm not the maintainer of either
> so I probably shouldn't be sending the PR. Just wondering if there are
> objections to this.

I don't think this is likely to be worth the churn.  It seems likely
that LAM will be superseded by OpenMPI soon and will fade away.

-- Brooks

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