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SNESGetLagPreconditioner

Indicates how often the preconditioner is rebuilt

Synopsis

#include "petscsnes.h"  
PetscErrorCode  SNESGetLagPreconditioner(SNES snes,PetscInt *lag)
Not Collective

Input Parameter

snes -the SNES context

Output Parameter

lag --1 indicates NEVER rebuild, 1 means rebuild every time the Jacobian is computed within a single nonlinear solve, 2 means every second time the Jacobian is built etc. -2 indicates rebuild preconditioner at next chance but then never rebuild after that

Options Database Keys

-snes_lag_preconditioner <lag> - Notes: The default is 1 The preconditioner is ALWAYS built in the first iteration of a nonlinear solve unless lag is -1

Keywords

SNES, nonlinear, set, convergence, tolerances

See Also

SNESSetTrustRegionTolerance(), SNESSetLagPreconditioner()

Level:intermediate
Location:
src/snes/interface/snes.c
Index of all SNES routines
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Index of all manual pages