# SLA_PORCOND (3) - Linux Manuals

sla_porcond.f -

## SYNOPSIS

### Functions/Subroutines

REAL function sla_porcond (UPLO, N, A, LDA, AF, LDAF, CMODE, C, INFO, WORK, IWORK)
SLA_PORCOND estimates the Skeel condition number for a symmetric positive-definite matrix.

## Function/Subroutine Documentation

### REAL function sla_porcond (characterUPLO, integerN, real, dimension( lda, * )A, integerLDA, real, dimension( ldaf, * )AF, integerLDAF, integerCMODE, real, dimension( * )C, integerINFO, real, dimension( * )WORK, integer, dimension( * )IWORK)

SLA_PORCOND estimates the Skeel condition number for a symmetric positive-definite matrix.

Purpose:

```    SLA_PORCOND Estimates the Skeel condition number of  op(A) * op2(C)
where op2 is determined by CMODE as follows
CMODE =  1    op2(C) = C
CMODE =  0    op2(C) = I
CMODE = -1    op2(C) = inv(C)
The Skeel condition number  cond(A) = norminf( |inv(A)||A| )
is computed by computing scaling factors R such that
diag(R)*A*op2(C) is row equilibrated and computing the standard
infinity-norm condition number.
```

Parameters:

UPLO

```          UPLO is CHARACTER*1
= 'U':  Upper triangle of A is stored;
= 'L':  Lower triangle of A is stored.
```

N

```          N is INTEGER
The number of linear equations, i.e., the order of the
matrix A.  N >= 0.
```

A

```          A is REAL array, dimension (LDA,N)
On entry, the N-by-N matrix A.
```

LDA

```          LDA is INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array A.  LDA >= max(1,N).
```

AF

```          AF is REAL array, dimension (LDAF,N)
The triangular factor U or L from the Cholesky factorization
A = U**T*U or A = L*L**T, as computed by SPOTRF.
```

LDAF

```          LDAF is INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array AF.  LDAF >= max(1,N).
```

CMODE

```          CMODE is INTEGER
Determines op2(C) in the formula op(A) * op2(C) as follows:
CMODE =  1    op2(C) = C
CMODE =  0    op2(C) = I
CMODE = -1    op2(C) = inv(C)
```

C

```          C is REAL array, dimension (N)
The vector C in the formula op(A) * op2(C).
```

INFO

```          INFO is INTEGER
= 0:  Successful exit.
i > 0:  The ith argument is invalid.
```

WORK

```          WORK is REAL array, dimension (3*N).
Workspace.
```

IWORK

```          IWORK is INTEGER array, dimension (N).
Workspace.
```

Author:

Univ. of Tennessee

Univ. of California Berkeley

Univ. of Colorado Denver

NAG Ltd.

Date:

September 2012

Definition at line 140 of file sla_porcond.f.

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