Fedora 12 Update: blacs-1.1-34.fc12.3

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Fedora Update Notification
2009-12-18 03:18:28

Name        : blacs
Product     : Fedora 12
Version     : 1.1
Release     : 34.fc12.3
URL         : http://www.netlib.org/blacs
Summary     : Basic Linear Algebra Communication Subprograms
Description :
The BLACS (Basic Linear Algebra Communication Subprograms) 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.

The length of time required to implement efficient distributed memory
algorithms makes it impractical to rewrite programs for every new
parallel machine. The BLACS exist in order to make linear algebra
applications both easier to program and more portable.

Update Information:

Update to mpich2-1.2.1 with hydra PM support and several packaging fixes; along
with dependent packages.

* Thu Dec 10 2009 Deji Akingunola <dakingun at gmail.com> - 1.1-34.3
- Properly obsolete lam sub-package.
* Thu Dec 10 2009 Deji Akingunola <dakingun at gmail.com> - 1.1-34.2
- mpich2 and openmpi macros can now be removed
- Buildrequire mpich2-devel-static and rebuild for mpich2-1.2.1
- Fix broken dep issue on F-12
* Mon Dec  7 2009 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> - 1.1-34.1
- readd macros to spec for F-12, only exit sanely in rawhide
* Mon Dec  7 2009 Tom "spot" Callaway <tcallawa at redhat.com> - 1.1-34
- drop lam subpackages (fixes FTBFS, 539057)
- blacs-mpich2-* now Provides/Obsoletes blacs-lam-*, this is a dirty lie, but we need something to do it
- move static bits to -static subpackages (resolves 545142)
- package up Bdef.h for other dependent packages to use (resolves 533929, thanks to Deji Akingunola)

  [ 1 ] Bug #551025 - blacs fails to upgrade from -33 to -34

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