Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2013 19:51:33 -0200 From: Claudio André <claudioandre.br@...il.com> To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: OpenCL problems Em 04-02-2013 19:31, magnum escreveu: > What happens without that show_usage cludge? Does it fail to give proper usage output? Ah no, I think I see now: this way it wont even list the formats unless we have a proper device, right? > > I think we should think about this before doing too much. Maybe we should list the formats anyway. Or maybe not. Argh. > > The simplest might be to drop this idea and just do like unstable: As long as you don't use an OpenCL format, it's fine not having any working platform and/or device. Only when you do, you'll get a device/platform error. > > magnum The best solution would be move (at least part of) opt_init() routine and make it follow status_init(); If we don't (this is unstable way): - use bleeding as is now (compiled with OpenCL), will always show *-opencl formats in --help. - use bleeding as is now (compiled with OpenCL) in a machine without any devices will show an error if you try any *-opencl format. Hey, luser saw this *-format using --help. - ordinary formats will work as expected. Claudio
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