On Thu, 22 Nov 2007, Ondrej Certik wrote:
>> I tried that and it works! Awesome, thanks a lot for the suggestion.
>> So now I checked everything - petsc, petsc4py, libmesh and they all
>> work together,
>> so I am going to let upload libmesh and petsc4py to Debian soon.
> Actually, I just found out, that I was trying the explicit system on a
> libmesh compiled with your patch. So your patch is needed in order for
> the explicit system to work. But anyway, that's just a simple patch,
> so I'll apply it in the Debian package and that's it.
This is the patch to make sure we use DistributedVector objects by
default when neither PETSc nor LASPACK are enabled, right? That
should already be going into the next libMesh version, so I don't
think using it to patch the version you're using should cause any
problems or confusion.