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TaoLineSearchCreate

Creates a TAO Line Search object. Algorithms in TAO that use line-searches will automatically create one.

Synopsis

#include "petsctaolinesearch.h" 
PetscErrorCode TaoLineSearchCreate(MPI_Comm comm, TaoLineSearch *newls)
Collective on MPI_Comm

Input Parameter

comm -MPI communicator

Output Parameter

newls -the new TaoLineSearch context

Available methods include

Options Database Keys

See Also

TaoLineSearchSetType(), TaoLineSearchApply(), TaoLineSearchDestroy()

Level:beginner
Location:
src/tao/linesearch/interface/taolinesearch.c
Index of all TaoLineSearch routines
Table of Contents for all manual pages
Index of all manual pages

more- thuente
gpcg- - unit - Do not perform any line search
-tao_ls_type - select which method TAO should use