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Subject: Re: [boost] different matrix library?
From: DE (satan66613_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-08-12 03:28:44

on 12.08.2009 at 0:53
 Patrick Mihelich wrote :
> Pavel, let me second Zoran's recommendation of Eigen2. IMO it far outclasses
> any other currently released C++ linalg library. It is pure C++, not
> bindings to BLAS/LAPACK, but already as fast as things like Intel MKL for
> many operations.

> Writing such a library from scratch is a massive undertaking. I would
> suggest working with Joel or the Eigen guys.
the thing is even if a library like we are talking about to be written
from scratch i'm not afraid of that because i've already done that
once and i know exactly how to do it
some copy-paste, some snippets and voila
but thanks for your bothering anyway
in the end i think we all will benefit from (re)designing such a library

BTW i wrote very good (i believe) matrix inversion function and wanted
to compare to one from intel (IPP or MKL - i don't remeber now)
i laughed loud when intel's routine yielded stack overflow! well i think
they used recursion to my disappointing

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