[ET Trac] [Einstein Toolkit] #1823: HDF5 broken on Queen Bee

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Mon Oct 19 11:59:47 CDT 2015

#1823: HDF5 broken on Queen Bee
  Reporter:  eschnett  |       Owner:  knarf              
      Type:  defect    |      Status:  accepted           
  Priority:  critical  |   Milestone:  ET_2015_11         
 Component:  Other     |     Version:  development version
Resolution:            |    Keywords:  confirmed          

Comment (by rhaas):

 Replying to [comment:3 knarf]:
 > For reference: cases to be tested:
 > - HDF5_DIR not specified, and usable system library present
 >   -> find and use
 > - HDF5_DIR not specified, and usable system library not present
 >   -> build own and use that
 > - HDF5_DIR set to BUILD
 >   -> build and use that, regardless of system libraries
 > - HDF5_DIR set to specific location (anything else than BUILD)
 >   -> test that location (see if library is really there)
 >  - if yes: use that
 >  - if no:  error out (or look for other usable library first?)

 There is an important case missing: everything is specified explictly via
 HDF5_LIB_DIRS HDF5_INC_DIRS HDF5_LIBS (ie the "manual" option). This may
 or may not be triggered by setting HDF5_DIR to a special value, though
 right now I believe this is not required (may be nice though).

Ticket URL: <https://trac.einsteintoolkit.org/ticket/1823#comment:4>
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