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Development rpm for lapack

Posted: 2010/08/25 09:01:41
by jkissane
I'm searching for the devel version of the lapack rpm that comes with centos 4.8, i.e. the development version of this:


presumably would be called


No problem getting it for Centos 5.x but I couldn't find a trace of it for Centos 4?


Development rpm for lapack

Posted: 2010/08/28 22:29:40
by pschaff
Looks to me like the development libraries are included in the lapack RPM for 4.x. What are you missing?

Re: Development rpm for lapack

Posted: 2010/08/30 16:22:45
by jkissane
Thanks for the response, I was hunting for the various .h files to allow someone to compile a program that uses lapack. I'll download the source tarball for them instead & they can use that.

Re: Development rpm for lapack

Posted: 2010/08/30 17:27:04
by pschaff
Since Lapack is FORTRAN, you may want to look at the Atlas library available from EPEL. Did not check to see if a RHEL/CentOS-4 version is available.

# yum info atlas-devel
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* epel:
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Excluding Packages from Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux 5 - x86_64
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2124 packages excluded due to repository priority protections
Available Packages
Name : atlas-devel
Arch : x86_64
Version : 3.8.3
Release : 1.el5
Size : 5.3 M
Repo : epel
Summary : Development libraries for ATLAS
License : BSD
Description: This package contains the static libraries and headers for development
: with ATLAS (Automatically Tuned Linear Algebra Software).