Build script fix for OS X with MPI

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Build script fix for OS X with MPI

#1 Post by jcharris » Fri Jan 15, 2010 6:43 am

It seems worth mentioning that line 50 of the standard build script is not compatible with OS X, which does not support 'grep -P'. Perhaps this change would be useful:

# test=`echo $1 | grep -P '^\d+$'`
test=`echo $1 | egrep '^[[:digit:]]+$'`

Although I have not finished getting ROMS working with MPI, it seems this change should have the desired behavior on both OS X and other platforms.

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