LAPack Question

Horatio B. Bogbindero wyy at
Sat Jun 9 05:42:00 PDT 2001

check out the compaq website(digital's owners). i think they have
optimized compilers for linux.

On Fri, 8 Jun 2001, Rob Simac wrote:

> We have been doing some performance tests on the LAPack, have seen factor 2 difference between both the PGI and G77 (on Linux) compilers and the Digital compiler (on WINNT).  Is there a compiler version of the Digital library for Linux?  Is there a compiler that delivers the same performance as the Digital?  Is there a different version of the LAPack library that provides better performance?
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