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better user interface for launching flux under flux/slurm #658
As discussed in #643, the current usage for starting Flux under slurm is a bit awkward:
without needing to probe PMI from flux-start.
This PR takes that approach. Apparently something in it has made the sharness runlevel tests sad as they seem to hang now, but I wanted to post this to get a little feedback as to whether this seems like the right approach.
This seems like a great approach to me. I'll poke at it just a bit but I don't have any objections.
I didn't think about it in detail yet, but if
I was thinking the same thing about removing flux-broker from public view, but removing it is a bit of a nuisance, i.e. if not general.exec_path, I guess we would need a special config for the broker location? And the flux-broker(1) man page contains important docs, yet it would seem sort of misplaced if flux-broker isn't a "command"...
All things considered, I thought perhaps it was best left where it is, though I could be talked out of that.