The Open MPI Project is an open source Message Passing Interface implementation that is developed and maintained by a consortium of academic, research, and industry partners. Features implemented or in short-term development for Open MPI include: - Full MPI-3.1 standards conformance - Thread safety and concurrency - Dynamic process spawning - Network and process fault tolerance - Support network heterogeneity - Single library supports all networks - Run-time instrumentation - Many job schedulers supported - Many OS's supported (32 and 64 bit) - Production quality software - High performance on all platforms - Portable and maintainable - Tunable by installers and end-users - Component-based design, documented APIs - Active, responsive mailing list - Open source license based on the BSD license
Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.
The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.
Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.
Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.