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PetscDataType

Used for handling different basic data types.

Synopsis

typedef enum {PETSC_INT = 0,PETSC_DOUBLE = 1,PETSC_COMPLEX = 2, PETSC_LONG = 3 ,PETSC_SHORT = 4,PETSC_FLOAT = 5,
              PETSC_CHAR = 6,PETSC_BIT_LOGICAL = 7,PETSC_ENUM = 8,PETSC_BOOL=9, PETSC___FLOAT128 = 10,PETSC_OBJECT = 11, PETSC_FUNCTION = 12, PETSC_STRING = 12} PetscDataType;

Developer comment: It would be nice if we could always just use MPI Datatypes, why can we not?

See Also

PetscBinaryRead(), PetscBinaryWrite(), PetscDataTypeToMPIDataType(),
PetscDataTypeGetSize()

Level:beginner
Location:
include/petscsys.h
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