[torqueusers] compiling pbs_python modules against torque on x86_64

Troy Baer troy at osc.edu
Thu Feb 23 13:27:09 MST 2006

On Thu, 2006-02-23 at 13:17 -0700, Steven A. DuChene wrote:
> The README file for the pbs_python module code includes the following info:
>   - For X86_64 systems you have to compile torque/openpbs with
>     the -fPIC option. Else you can not build the python module
> Since I am indeed looking to use this on a x86_64 system does this
> mean the various torque libraries in src/lib have to be built as shared
> libraries? I don't see any options in the configure script to tell it to build
> shared libraries. Has anyone else worked with the pbs_python module
> on a x86_64 system? Any hints would be most appreciated.

AFAIK, you don't need full-blown shared libs from TORQUE to make this
work on Linux/x86_64; you just need to compile TORQUE with -fPIC.

Troy Baer                       troy at osc.edu
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