There is a known compatibility problem between Hydra and versions 7.2 and 7.3 of the GNU* Debugger (gdb*). When running Hydra under one of these versions, Hydra will hang.
Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 installer freezes when updating Intel® Cluster Checker 3.0 in some instances
In the Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 Installer for Linux*, when updating to Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2016 Update 2 Cluster Edition through Intel® Software Manager, the online installer may freeze
Version : Intel® Parallel Studio XE 2018 for Windows Update 2, Intel®
Option "-z defs" is no longer needed to detect missing symbols in code targeting Intel MIC Architecture at link time
Prior to Intel® Compiler 15.0 in the offload compilation model, the binaries targeting the Intel MIC Architecture were generated as dynamic libraries (.so).