[SciPy-dev] Do we care about the LAPACK C interface?

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Fri Nov 7 17:34:42 CST 2008

On Fri, Nov 7, 2008 at 17:27, Travis E. Oliphant <oliphant@enthought.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm sitting here in a BOF with Clint Whaley (the author of ATLAS).  He
> is looking for information about people that care about the C interface
> to LAPACK.  Do we care?
> I'm not clear on that.  Don't we just use the FORTRAN interfaces to ATLAS?

We do use the C interfaces if available for both BLAS and LAPACK.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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