MPI 2.1 Document

This page provides access to versions of the MPI 2.1 Standard in various formatting styles, including ones that use color to indicate places where changes or additions were made to the MPI 2.0 Standard.

Formatting Styles

Duplex printing: The ps files and are prepared for duplex printing over the long side!
The total MPI 2.1 standard has 580 pages. The -split-book-A5 version repeats in both parts frontmatter and index and produces two A4-books each with about with 310 pages.

All print-files (pdf and ps) are based on the original .ps files. They internal page references do not work. For online usage, only the independently produced full pdf files can be used.

Final MPI-2.1 (June 23, 2008)

Normal Version with colored links (for online usage or colored printing):

3226045 bytes 2008-06-23 15:34 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23.pdf

Normal Version with colored links (for colored printing only):

5474279 bytes 2008-06-23 15:34
3689089 bytes 2008-06-23 15:44 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-small.pdf
6611460 bytes 2008-06-23 15:44 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-twice.pdf
4407409 bytes 2008-06-23 15:45 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-split-book-A5.pdf

Normal Version with black links (for black/white printing only):

3218147 bytes 2008-06-23 15:41 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-black.pdf
5441882 bytes 2008-06-23 15:41
4346852 bytes 2008-06-23 15:45 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-black-split-book-A5.pdf
4161856 bytes 2008-06-23 15:46 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-black-twice-part1.pdf
3840404 bytes 2008-06-23 15:46 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-black-twice-part2.pdf

Version with colors showing the development of MPI-2.1 (only for reviewing/history purpose):

3236458 bytes 2008-06-23 15:32 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-reviewcolors.pdf
5499707 bytes 2008-06-23 15:31
4423571 bytes 2008-06-23 15:46 mpi-report-2.1-2008-06-23-reviewcolors-split-book-A5.pdf

Unofficial HTML version of MPI 2.1 with color indicating changes from MPI 2.0. This version was produced with tohtml; Latex2html was unable to handle the document.

Color codes:
BLACK: MPI 1.1 - MPI 1.3
BLUE: All hyperlinks.
RED: All references to the bibliography.
RED: Text modifications for the first step of merging MPI-1.3 and MPI-2.0.
GREEN: MPI-2.1 Ballots 1-4
CYAN: Modifications based on Reviews.
CYAN: Modifications by the chapter authors to achieve a consistent MPI-2.1 document.
MAGENTA: All modification between version Apr. 19, 2008 (draft used in official reading) and final version.

For those interested in producing other versions, for example, for specific page sizes, and who have access to the LaTeX source files, the commands in MAKE-additional-published-MPI-2.1-pdf-files.txt may be used on Linux systems. Note that any such version is unofficial.