petsc-3.3-p7 2013-05-11


Sets the subdomains for this processor for the additive Schwarz preconditioner.


#include "petscpc.h" 
PetscErrorCode  PCGASMSetSubdomains(PC pc,PetscInt n,IS iis[],IS ois[])
Collective on PC

Input Parameters

pc - the preconditioner context
n - the number of subdomains for this processor
iis - the index sets that define this processor's local inner subdomains (or PETSC_NULL for PETSc to determine subdomains)
ois- the index sets that define this processor's local outer subdomains (or PETSC_NULL to use the same as iis)


The IS indices use the parallel, global numbering of the vector entries. Inner subdomains are those where the correction is applied. Outer subdomains are those where the residual necessary to obtain the corrections is obtained (see PCGASMType for the use of inner/outer subdomains). Both inner and outer subdomains can extend over several processors. This processor's portion of a subdomain is known as a local subdomain.

By default the GASM preconditioner uses 1 (local) subdomain per processor. Use PCGASMSetTotalSubdomains() to set the total number of subdomains across all processors that PCGASM will create automatically, and to specify whether they should be local or not.


PC, GASM, set, subdomains, additive Schwarz

See Also

PCGASMSetTotalSubdomains(), PCGASMSetOverlap(), PCGASMGetSubKSP(),
PCGASMCreateSubdomains2D(), PCGASMGetSubdomains()

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