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MatSolves

Solves A x = b, given a factored matrix, for a collection of vectors

Synopsis

#include "petscmat.h" 
PetscErrorCode  MatSolves(Mat mat,Vecs b,Vecs x)
Neighbor-wise Collective on Mat and Vecs

Input Parameters

mat - the factored matrix
b - the right-hand-side vectors

Output Parameter

x -the result vectors

Notes

The vectors b and x cannot be the same. I.e., one cannot call MatSolves(A,x,x).

Notes

Most users should employ the simplified KSP interface for linear solvers instead of working directly with matrix algebra routines such as this. See, e.g., KSPCreate().

See Also

MatSolveAdd(), MatSolveTranspose(), MatSolveTransposeAdd(), MatSolve()

Level:developer
Location:
src/mat/interface/matrix.c
Index of all Mat routines
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