Re: BLAS and LAPACK in Ubuntu
Sam Halliday <email@example.com> writes:
> I'm currently liaising with the author of F2J (Fortran to Java) to
> create a JNI (Java Native Interface) so that it is possible to call
> the BLAS/LAPACK libraries directly from within Java.
> Work on this has almost finished... however, most of the LAPACK
> community has now moved onto LAPACK-3.1 and Ubuntu are still using
> LAPACK-3.0. In order to cater to the lowest common denominator, this
> is forcing me to exclude JNI support to all the new functions on all
> operating systems.
> I was wondering if you could please update the version of LAPACK in
> Ubuntu Gutsy to 3.1 so that I can remove this restriction on my
> Thanks and kind regards,
This is currently in progress. I had decided to get the gfortran
transition in first, but there appear to be portability issues which
might take a reasonable time to fix. I suppose a separate lapack3.1
is in order while this is worked out.
Camm Maguire firstname.lastname@example.org
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