MRNet: A Multicast/Reduction Network
MRNet Release 1.1
This page contains information about version 1.1 of the MRNet project.
This version was released in April, 2005.
- Support for multiple overlays in single tool/application
- Support for back-ends not started by MRNet
- Static only: back-ends join to complete network initialization phase
- Topology specification via memory buffer
- Comprehensive test suite
- Support for Windows platforms
- Support for IBM/Sun native compilers
- Various fixes and enhancements:
- E.g. Data reference counting for automatic garbage collection
- The Multicast/Reduction Network: A User's Guide to MRNet v1.1
- Dynamically changing topologies
- Network join protocol for back-ends not started by MRNet