Re: compound types on different machines - is this expected?

Quincey Koziol <koziol@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi Ed,
>
>> Elena Pourmal <epourmal@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> 
>> > Here is an example how to use H5Teeth_native instead of constructing 
>> > memory type
>> >
>> > http://hdf.ncsa.uiuc.edu/training/other-ex5/h5nestc.c
>> >
>> 

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>     As part of the process of building the library, we generate information
> about the compiler's padding for fields in compound types.  H5Tget_native_type
> uses that information to translate a non-native compound type into a native
> compound type.
>
>     Quincey

If I understand you correctly, I need only call this function and all
my inter-machine packing problems go away.

Thanks for providing H5Tget_native_type. It's very convenient!

Ed

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