The default location to install ParaStation MPI is
/opt/parastation. Underneath this directory,
several subdirectories are created containing the actual ParaStation MPI
contains all executables and scripts forming the ParaStation MPI system.
This directory could be included into the
PATH environment variable for easy access to the ParaStation MPI
contains the example configuration
Depending on the communication part of the ParaStation MPI system installed, more scripts and configuration files may be found within this directory.
contains the ParaStation MPI documentation after installing the corresponding RPM file. The necessary steps are described in the section called “Installing the documentation”.
contains the header files needed in order to build ParaStation MPI applications. These files are primarily needed for building applications using the low level PSPort or PSE libraries.
These header files are not needed, if only MPI applications should be build or precompiled third party applications are used.
contains various libraries needed in order to build and/or run applications using ParaStation MPI and the ParaStation MPI libraries.
contains the manual pages describing the ParaStation MPI daemons, utilities and configuration files after installing the documentation package. The necessary steps are described in the section called “Installing the documentation”.
In order to enable the users to access these pages using the man(1) command, please consult the corresponding documentation .
mpi2, mpi2-intel, mpi2-pgi
Especially the sub-directories
mpi2-intel/bin, etc, contain all
the commands to run (mpiexec) and
mpif90, ...) parallel tasks.
All ParaStation specific kernel modules are
located within the directory
Usually this is either done by modifying the
MANPATH environment variable or by editing
the manpath(1) configuration file,