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Is OpenCL ready for use on CPU?

opencl,mpi,cluster-computing,hpc
In the lab we have an heterogeneous cluster setup, with many Intel CPUs, a few AMD CPUs and a couple of Nvidia GPUs. For HPC development, the one thing I know that I could write once and run everywhere on this setup is OpenCL (not even Java ;) ). But...

How to check difference between parallel and non parallel programming using mpi

parallel-processing,mpi
How to confirm that parallel program written by me using MPI is faster than the program written in non parallel method.

MPI_send and MPI_receive string

c++,mpi
I've read a bunch of pages, but i can't find a solution for my problem: I have to pass an array of 3 integers from the root process to worker processes where: first int is the number of pages to be verified by each process the second int is the...

Output isn't ordered, Parallel Programing with MPI [duplicate]

c++,algorithm,parallel-processing,mpi
This question already has an answer here: Using MPI, a message appears to have been recieved before it has been sent 2 answers I write some code like this: void main(int argc, char **argv ) { char message[20]; int i, rank, size, type=99; MPI_Status status; MPI_Init(&argc, &argv); MPI_Comm_size(MPI_COMM_WORLD, &size);...

Rmpi: cannot use MPI_Comm_spawn API

linux,r,parallel-processing,mpi
I installed Rmpi on my linux machine and it successfully loads in R. There are two versions of MPICH on my machine, and I (believe) have installed Rmpi with the latest version. I also had to update my LD_LIBRARY_PATH. I primarily followed the installation instructions here. After loading Rmpi in...

trace stack external library eclipse

java,eclipse,debugging,stack,mpi
I imported mpi.jar library in Eclipse and everything works perfectly. I would like to trace the stack of my application but I don't know I to do it. For example, my app calls a method from mpi.jar library called send() and I would like to understand what send() does. I...

How can I measure the memory occupancy of Python MPI or multiprocessing program?

python,memory,multiprocessing,mpi,mpi4py
I am doing this on Cray XE6 machine where I can't log in on compute nodes and there is no possibility for interactive session, therefore I would need to somehow use top command: run top in the background and have it take snapshot at regular times and send it to...

Hybrid OpenMP+MPI : I need an explanation from this example

c,mpi,openmp,hybrid
I found this example on internet, but I can't understand what exactly is sent from the master node if it's A[5] for example what will be sent to other slaves? The 5th row or all elements till 5th row or all elements from 5th row and so on??? #include #include...

Call parallel fortran MPI subroutine from R

r,parallel-processing,fortran,mpi,subroutine
I would like to write some parallel Fortran code in a subroutine that can be called by R (I would like to read in data from R and send it to a parallel Fortran MPI). I have noticed, however, that when I run the following program as a subroutine (i.e....

How to set environment variables on compute nodes in an MPI job

environment-variables,mpi
I don't understand how the environment is set on compute nodes when running with MPI under a scheduler. I do: mpirun -np 1 --hostfile ./hostfile foo.sh with foo.sh: #!/usr/bin/env zsh echo $LD_LIBRARY_PATH Then I do not recover the LD_LIBRARY_PATH I have got in an interactive shell... What are the initialization...

MPI: time for output increases when the number of processors increase

c++,performance,output,mpi,execution-time
I have a problem printing a sparse matrix in a c++/mpi program that I hope you could help me solve. Problem: I need to print a sparse matrix as a list of 3-ples (x, y, v_xy) in a .txt file in a program that has been parallelized with MPI. Since...

Building CUDA-aware openMPI on Ubuntu 12.04 cannot find cuda.h

ubuntu,cuda,mpi
I am building openMPI 1.8.5 on Ubuntu 12.04 with CUDA 6.5 installed and tested with default samples. I intend to run it on a single node with following configuration: Dell Precision T7400 Dual Xeon X5450 Nvidia GT730/Tesla C1060 The configure command issued was $ ./configure --prefix=/usr --with-cuda=/usr/local/cuda In the generated...

MPI gather returns results in wrong order

c,matrix,parallel-processing,mpi
I'm trying to multiply matrix by matrix (A*B) with an MPI. I'm splitting matrix B into columns B = [b1, ... bn] and do series of multiplications ci = A*bi. The problem is, then I'm gathering the resulting columns they order sometimes appears to be wrong. So, instead of [c1,...

Trouble with MPI_Allgather

mpi
I trying to implement matrix matrix multiplication in MPI using rowwise and columnwise broadcast with MPI_Allgather. Although commented out code part works well, other one(below it) does not work(i.e. gives signal -5 and mpi process is killed). Any help please? Thanks #include <stdlib.h> #include <string.h> #include "mpi.h" #define N 4...

File read issues - Parallel version of Game of Life

c,linux,file,io,mpi
For my Parallel Computing class, I am working on a project that parallelizes the Game of Life using MPI. I am specifically implementing exercise 6.13 in "Parallel Programming in C with MPI and OpenMP" by Michael J. Quinn. I am using the author's pre-written library function, "read_row_striped_matrix". The following is...

When would you use different counts or types for sending and receiving processes?

mpi
Many routines in MPI that describe both sending and receiving - MPI_Sendrecv, MPI_Scatter, etc - have arguments for counts and types for both the send and the receive. For instance, in Fortran the signature for MPI_Scatter is: MPI_SCATTER(SENDBUF, SENDCOUNT, SENDTYPE, RECVBUF, RECVCOUNT, RECVTYPE, ROOT, COMM, IERROR) If the amount of...

MPI Fortran compiler optimization error [duplicate]

fortran,mpi,compiler-optimization
This question already has an answer here: MPI_Recv changes the value of count 1 answer Despite having written long, heavily parallelized codes with complicated send/receives over three dimensional arrays, this simple code with a two dimensional array of integers has got me at my wits end. I combed stackoverflow...

MPI_Send + struct + dynamic memory allocation

c++,mpi
I'm trying to handle some dynamically-allocated multidimensional arrays in C++ using MPI. To avoid worrying about non-contiguous memory, I've written a class wrapper which allows me to access a 1d array as if it were 2d. I'm trying to create an MPI data type to send instances of the class...

cannot send std::vector using MPI_Send and MPI_Recv

c++,vector,parallel-processing,mpi,hpc
I am trying to send std:vector using MPI send and recv functions but I have reached no where. I get errors like Fatal error in MPI_Recv: Invalid buffer pointer, error stack: MPI_Recv(186): MPI_Recv(buf=(nil), count=2, MPI_INT, src=0, tag=0, MPI_COMM_WORLD, status=0x7fff9e5e0c80) failed MPI_Recv(124): Null buffer pointer I tried multiple combinations A) like...

Number of subarray data types for exchanging 2D halos in 3D process decomposition in MPI

c,3d,parallel-processing,2d,mpi
Assume a global cube of dimensions GX*GY*GZ which is decomposed using 3D Cartesian Topology into 3D cubes of sizes PX*PY*PZ on each process. Adding Halos for exchange of data this becomes (PX+2)*(PY+2)*(PZ+2). Assuming we use the Subarray data type for 2D halo exchange - do we need to define 12...

Using open MPI in a part of the code

parallel-processing,fortran,mpi,gfortran
I am writing a Fortran 95 code (with gfortran as a compiler). In one of the subroutines, I initialize the Message Passing Interface by calling MPI_Init. I close the interface by calling MPI_Finalize in the same subroutine. Neither in the main program nor in any other subroutines do I use...

MPI_Probe() hangs

c,mpi
I need to implement a simple code in MPI with use of MPI_Bcast(). I wanted to make it more useful with use of MPI_Probe(), so I wouldn't have to write message size into MPI_Recv() manually every time. I'm used to do this with MPI_Send(), but with MPI_Bcast() the program hangs...

Communication cost of MPI send and recieve

c++,parallel-processing,mpi
I'm new to MPI and want to measure the communication cost of MPI_Send and MPI_Recv between two nodes. I have written the following code for this purpose: /*============================================================== * print_elapsed (prints timing statistics) *==============================================================*/ void print_elapsed(const char* desc, struct timeval* start, struct timeval* end, int numiterations) { struct timeval elapsed;...

MPI matrix-vector-multiplication returns sometimes correct sometimes weird values

c,mpi,matrix-multiplication
I have the following code: //Start MPI... MPI_Init(&argc, &argv); int size = atoi(argv[1]); int delta = 10; int rnk; int p; int root = 0; MPI_Status mystatus; MPI_Comm_rank(MPI_COMM_WORLD, &rnk); MPI_Comm_size(MPI_COMM_WORLD, &p); //Checking compatibility of size and number of processors assert(size % p == 0); //Initialize vector... double *vector = NULL;...

GHCi linker error with FFI-imported MPI constants (via c2hs)

c,haskell,mpi,petsc,c2hs
I'm figuring out how haskell-mpi works by rewriting the binding. I'm trying to re-use the MPICH installation that was set up by installing PETSc (which is working fine). Question: make main gives me a correct module in GHCi, but when I request to compute commWorld, the linker complains that it...

MPI - no speedup with increasing amounts of processes

c++,performance,mpi
I'm writing program for testing whether numbers are prime. At the beginning I calculate how much numbers assign to each process, then send this amount to the processes. Next, calculations are performed and data send back to process 0 that save the results. Below code works but when I increase...

MPI: send a message with MPI_Isend and receive it with MPI_Irecv in c

c,mpi,openmpi
i am learning mpi communication in c. I encountered a problem when trying to send a message from one node with MPI_Isend and receive it on the other node with MPI_Irecv. Here is the code: #include <stdlib.h> #include <stdio.h> #include <mpi.h> #include <string.h> #define TAG 3 #define ROOT 0 int...

Sending java Objects over MPI

java,performance,data-structures,mpi
My story I started writing an mpi-program in mpiJava and managed to write a working program, but for one or another reason it doesn't want to run on the platform I need it to run on (I don't have any permissions to install anything). I'm not sure whether it was...

mpi cpu usage doesn't make sense

mpi,cpu-usage
My windows system has 8 cores. When I use 8 CPUs with my MPI: mpiexec.exe -n 8, all of my 8 available processors are busy in task manager which makes sense. When I use 2 cores: mpiexec.exe -n 2, I expect only 2 cores should be busy but that's not...

Non-blocking communication buffer manipulation before test or wait

mpi,nonblocking
The MPI standard states that once a buffer has been given to a non-blocking communication function, the application is not allowed to use it until the operation has completed (i.e., until after a successful TEST or WAIT function). Is this also applied to the situation below: I have a buffer...

Distributing a task in almost equal parts between processes

c,mpi
im trying to distribute the rows of a matrix as evenly as possible between a certain amount of processes to do a certain task, the thing is that given the fact that the division might not be exact i cannot figure out how to distribute these rows, even tho its...

IPython MPI with a Machinefile

ipython,mpi,distributed-computing
I want to use IPython's MPI abilities with distributed computing. Namely I would like MPI to be run with a machine file of sorts so I can add multiple machines. EDIT: I forgot to include my configuration. Configuration ~/.ipython/profile_default/ipcluster_config.py # The command line arguments to pass to mpiexec. c.MPILauncher.mpi_args =...

MPI Fortran WTIME not working well

parallel-processing,fortran,mpi,hpc
I am coding using Fortran MPI and I need to get the run time of the program. Therefore I tried to use the WTIME() function but I am getting some strange results. Part of the code is like this: program heat_transfer_1D_parallel implicit none include 'mpif.h' integer myid,np,rc,ierror,status(MPI_STATUS_SIZE) integer :: N,N_loc,i,k,e...

MPI Haversine for distance calculation in C [closed]

c,mpi
I'm pretty new to MPI, so I tried to do Haversine distance calculating method in C, so far it seems work but I notice the result is incorrect, maybe something wrong with MPI method i used, here's my code : #include "mpi.h" #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <math.h> #define ROW...

Fatal error in MPI_Allreduce

c++,mpi,mpich,mpic++
I need to make cluster using MPICH. In this case first I tried these examples(http://mpitutorial.com/beginner-mpi-tutorial/) in a single machine and those were work as it expected. Then I created cluster according to this (https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MpichCluster) and run below example which is given there and it works. #include <stdio.h> #include <mpi.h> int...

FORTRAN unformatted file write by each process

fortran,mpi,binaryfiles
In my parallel program, there was a big matrix. Each process computed and stored a part of it. Then the program wrote the matrix to a file by letting each process wrote its own part of the matrix in the correct order. The output file is in "unformatted" form. But...

Can OpenMPI guarantee order of received message come from the same process?

c,linux,parallel-processing,mpi,openmpi
For example, I use mpirun -n 4 to start 4 processes. Process 0 receives messages come from process1, process2 and process3. Process 1 sends messages in the order of message0, message1, message2. When process 0 receives these messages come from process1, can it guarantee that process receives these messages in...

Segmentation Fault while using MPI and OpenCV together

c++,opencv,parallel-processing,segmentation-fault,mpi
I am trying to learn MPI in C++. I have some knowledge of OpenCV so I tried writing a program using both MPI and OpenCV. This may sound stupid but for the purpose of learning I tried capturing an image from webcam on thread 0 and passed the image to...

What happens if an MPI process crashes?

process,fork,mpi,poco-libraries,fault-tolerance
I am evaluating different multiprocessing libraries for a fault tolerant application. I basically need any process to be allowed to crash without stopping the whole application. I can do it using the fork() system call. The limit here is that the process can be created on the same machine, only....

What is the purpose of boost mpi request's m_handler

c++,asynchronous,boost,request,mpi
I am trying to test an mpi request if it is done or not. However, there is a problem that I could not figure out. If I use test_all method as below, then I see that request is not done. string msg; boost::mpi::request req = world->irecv(some_rank, 0, msg); vector<boost::mpi::request> waitingRequests;...

client relationship within MPI server

client-server,mpi
Suppose I have a MPI server and two client - A and B, and both of them are connected to the same MPI server at the same time. At this site, it state that "If A is connected to B and B to C, then A is connected to C."...

boost mpi sends NULL messages

c++,string,boost,mpi
I am trying to send some MPI messages to a process using boost library. However, the receiver side cannot receive them properly. The receiver gets only NULL, instead of the real messages. My code is here: // Receiver side, rank = 0 boost::mpi::communicator* world // initialization of the world, etc......

Program stops at MPI_Send

c,parallel-processing,mpi
Program stops working, when I execute it with more than 1 processor. It stops at first MPI_Send What am I doing wrong? #include "mpi.h" #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <time.h> #define SIZE 200000 #define SIZE2 256 #define VYVOD 1 int main(int argc, char *argv[]) { int NX, NT; double TK,...

MPI_Cart_create error

fortran,mpi,openmpi
I've been having trouble getting the basic mpi_cart_create() function in Fortran working. The following code program main USE mpi implicit none integer :: old_comm, new_comm, ndims, ierr integer, DIMENSION(1) :: dim_size logical :: reorder logical, DIMENSION(1) :: periods call MPI_INIT(ierr) old_comm = MPI_COMM_WORLD ndims = 1 dim_size(1) = 4 periods(1)...

MPI preprocessor macro

c++,c,mpi
Does MPI standard provide a preprocessor macro, so my C/C++ code could branch if it is compiled by mpi-enabled compiler? Something like _OPENMP macro for OpenMP.

Suppress Messages from MPI

mpi
I have a simple question (in my mind) and I cannot find an answer. How do I suppress output messages from mpirun? For example, I have an MPI based program that takes input file names. If a file name is bad, the program generates a log file such as: Beginning...

Truncation error when receiving a string

c,string,mpi
Ok, so the aim of the game here is for each one of 64 processors (representing an 8x8 grid) to generate a random number (between 0 and 1), and give process zero a string representing the complete situation. For example grid: [0,1,0,1] [1,1,1,1] [0,0,0,0] would ultimately get have string '0101111000'...

Editing /etc/hosts for MPI cluster

linux,ip,mpi,cluster-computing,host
I struggled trying to set up an MPI cluster, following Setting Up an MPICH2 Cluster in Ubuntu tutorial. However, I tangled things up and it did not work, so I undid all the changes (except of the passphrase in step 7, which I have no clue how to undo) and...

MPI: How to get one process to terminate all others - python -> fortran

python,fortran,mpi,mcmc,mpi4py
I have some MPI-enabled python MCMC sampling code that fires off parallel likelihood calls to separate cores. Because it's (necessarily - don't ask) rejection sampling, I only need one of the np samples to be successful to begin the next iteration, and have quite happily achieved a ~ np x...

How to orchestrate members in a cluster to read new input from a single file once the current job is done?

file-io,fortran,mpi,fortran90
I am working on a global optimization using brutal force. I am wondering if it is possible to complete the following task with Fortran MPI file I/O: I have three nodes, A, B, C. I want these nodes to search for the optima over six sets of parameter inputs, which...

bash: /usr/bin/hydra_pmi_proxy: No such file or directory

c,linux,mpi,cluster-computing,mpich
I am struggling to set up an MPI cluster, following the Setting Up an MPICH2 Cluster in Ubuntu tutorial. I have something running and my machine file is this: pythagoras:2 # this will spawn 2 processes on pythagoras geomcomp # this will spawn 1 process on geomcomp The tutorial states:...

On entry to NIT parameter number 9 had an illegal value

c,mpi,intel-mkl,mpich,scalapack
I go this ex1.c file from Intel 11. However, when I execute it, it fails: [email protected]:~/konstantis$ ../mpich-install/bin/mpicc -o test ex1.c -I../intel/mkl/include ../intel/mkl/lib/intel64/libmkl_scalapack_ilp64.a -Wl,--start-group ../intel/mkl/lib/intel64/libmkl_intel_ilp64.a ../intel/mkl/lib/intel64/libmkl_core.a ../intel/mkl/lib/intel64/libmkl_sequential.a -Wl,--end-group ../intel/mkl/lib/intel64/libmkl_blacs_intelmpi_ilp64.a -lpthread -lm -ldl [email protected]:~/konstantis$ mpiexec -n 4 ./test { 0, 0}: On entry to DESCI{...

Does MPI_Probe return as soon as possible?

mpi
Suppose my MPI process is waiting for a very big message, and I am waiting for it with MPI_Probe. Is it correct to suppose the MPI_Probe call will return as soon as the process receives the first notice of the message from the network (like a header with the size...

distribution of processes with MPI

java,mpi
My story I am quite a beginner in parallel programming (I didn't ever do anything more than writing some basic multithreaded things) and I need to parallelize some multithreaded java-code in order to make it run faster. The multithreaded algorithm simply generates threads and passes them to the operating system...

Segmentation Fault Issues in Game of Life Implementation

c,segmentation-fault,mpi
For a project in my Parallel Computing class, I need to implement a parallel version of the Game of Life. I am using a function written by my textbook's author called "read_row_stripped_matrix". This function reads in input from a file that contains the number of rows in the matrix, number...

MPJ Express eclipse - remove combination of letters

java,parallel-processing,mpi,mpj-express
I have to do an exercise for a parallel computing course. The task is using N parallel processes to remove all combinations of letters "RTY" from the string. Normally I'll do it with String strAfter=str1.replaceAll("[RTY]","") ; But how to make it in parallel? ...

Having trouble with simple Send/Recv using MPI in Fortran

fortran,mpi,send
I am trying to send a single integer from one process to another. However, I am getting a segmentation fault/invalid memory reference. Apparently I have misunderstood some basic notion of MPI. Can anyone tell me what I am doing wrong? program read_data use mpi implicit none integer :: ierr, my_id,...

Sending a string of known size via mpi in C

c,string,mpi
How I've learnt to send integers via MPI send and receive but the process of sending a string this way turns out to be more complex. My attempt has failed: char value="[email protected]"; /rank 0/ MPI_Send(&value, value.size(), MPI_CHAR, 1, 0, MPI_COMM_WORLD); /rank1/ MPI_Recv(&value, 1, MPI_CHAR, 0, 0, MPI_COMM_WORLD, &status); printf("%s",value); How...

Modifying an reading big .txt file with MPI/c++?

c++,file,mpi
I am using MPI together with C++. I want to read information from one file, modify it by some rule, and then write modified content in the same file. I am using temporary file which where I store modified content and at the end I overwrite it by these commands:...

Problems with MPI_Comm_split and openmpi 1.4.3

c++,ubuntu,mpi,openmpi
i have encountered a problem with MPI_Split_comm that seems to occur only if openmpi 1.4.3 is used. Example code: #include <mpi.h> #include <cassert> #include <vector> const size_t n_test=1000000; class MyComm{ private: MPI_Comm comm; public: int size,rank; MyComm(){ comm=MPI_COMM_WORLD; MPI_Comm_rank(comm,&rank); MPI_Comm_size(comm,&size); } MyComm(const MyComm&); MyComm(const MyComm& c, int col){ MPI_Comm_split(c.comm,col,c.rank,&comm); MPI_Comm_size(comm,&size);...

How to properly exit MPI application after error in a single process

c++,error-handling,mpi
I am building a C++ library based on MPI. I would like to know how to properly terminate the application (viz. all processes) following an error in a single process. Say we have a function like: void SomeFunction() { {do stuff here...} if (error) { {MPI_Calls?} } } As it...

Being sure that mpi split work among cores

mpi,multicore
As you know mpi can run a bunch of processes even though there is only one processor with one core. Let's say I have a dual core single processor. If I run a program with mpiexec.mpich -np 2 ./out how can I be sure that the work was split among...

MPI send struct with bytes array and integers

c++,opencv,struct,mpi,mat
I would like to send image data(array of unsigned char), width and height from rank 0 to rank 1. What is the best way to do this? I've read that to send complex data structure in MPI we can use packaging data or create own data type. What is better...

Fortran + MPI: Issue with Gatherv

fortran,mpi
I am trying to distribute a 2D array using Scatterv, which works fine. However, the corresponding Gatherv operation gives an error: message truncated. Can someone explain what I am doing wrong. program scatterv use mpi implicit none integer, allocatable, dimension(:,:) :: array integer, allocatable, dimension(:) :: chunk integer, allocatable, dimension(:)...

How to create a single process but multithreads MFC GUI application with MPI?

c++,multithreading,mfc,mpi
All I need is just to write a simple MFC Windows application using MSMPI, but I don't want to launch multiple processes as my GUI application may need some user interaction before the multi-threading part. For instance, I'd like to create 2 threads after click a 'Run' button. I have...

Barrier after MPI non-blocking call, without bookkeeping?

c++,parallel-processing,mpi,cluster-computing,hpc
I'm doing a bunch of MPI_Iallreduce non-blocking communications. I've added these Iallreduce calls to several different places in my code. Every so often, I want to pause and wait for all the Iallreduce calls to finish. Version 1 with MPI_Request bookkeeping -- this works: MPI_Request requests[]; MPI_Iallreduce(..., requests[0]); ... MPI_Iallreduce(...,...

How do I read arguments from the command line with an MPI program?

c++,command-line,mpi
How do I read arguments from the command line in C++? I currently have this code: int data_size = 0; std::cout << "Please enter an integer value: "; std::cin >> data_size; std::cout << "The value you entered is " << data_size; Main : int main(int argc, char** argv) { int...

MPI - sending parts of image to different processes

c++,opencv,mpi
I'm writing a program in which process 0 sends parts of image to other processes which transform (long operation) this part and send back to the rank 0. I have a problem with one thing. To reproduce my issue I wrote a simple example. An image with size 512x512px is...

MPI Send latency for different process localities

parallel-processing,mpi,multicore,supercomputers
I am currently participating in a course for efficient programming of supercomputers and multicore processors. Our recent assignment is to measure the latency for the MPI_Send command (thus the time spent sending a zero byte message). Now this alone would not be that hard, but we have to perform our...

Initialize MPI cluster using Rmpi

r,mpi,qsub,snow
Recently I try to make use of the department cluster to do parallel computing in R. The cluster system is manged by SGE. OpenMPI has been installed and passed the installation test. I submit my query to the cluster via qsub command. In the script, I specify the number of...

Send time_t datatype by function MPI_send()

c++,mpi
I need to MPI_Send() variable fileChangedTime. struct stat fileinfo; string name = "foo.txt"; time_t fileChangedTime = 0; if(-1 != stat(name.c_str(), &fileinfo)){ fileChangedTime = fileinfo.st_mtime; } I'm not sure about the conversion of time_t to MPI datatype. T....

How does function named connect() prevent MPI C program from running?

c,function,runtime-error,mpi,main
I was writing a project using MPI for a parallel programming course, and decided to name one of my functions connect(). But whenever I tried to mpirun the program (using recent versions of Open MPI on Linux and OS X), I would receive output from the connect() function, even if...

OpenMPI and rank/core bindings

mpi,openmpi,hpc
I'm having issues with OpenMPI where different MPI ranks are being repeatably bound to the same CPU cores. I'm using a server with 32 hardware cores (no hyper-threading), Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS and OpenMPI 1.8.4, compiled with Intel compiler 15.0.1. For instance, I can run my executable with 8 MPI ranks,...