|Bill Allombert on Wed, 26 Sep 2012 12:57:53 +0200|
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|Re: A problem about the parallel PARI.|
On Wed, Sep 26, 2012 at 02:58:29PM +0800, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > Dear developer, > 1.I meet some trouble when I use posix thread in my code. I had tried many > ways to avoid problem in my code, but I was still confused about the result. > So I want to know whether I could use posix thread in my code when I had used > the pari. Yes, but there are some conditions: 1) you need to build PARI with TLS support, by using the flag --enable-tls to Configure, e.g. ./Configure --enable-tls 2) you need to use the pari_thread_* functions to initialize each threads. > 2.As the libpari.pdf stated that we could use pari_thread, but I found some > problem when I wanted to use it. > "./thread: error while loading shared libraries: libpari-tls.so.3: cannot > open shared object file: No such file or directory" > "/usr/bin/ld: avma: TLS reference in main2.o mismatches non-TLS definition in > /usr/local/lib/libpari.so section .bss" This suggests you did not run 'make clean' after './Configure --enable-tls', and you did no run 'make install' afterward. I would suggest you reinstall PARI from scratch making sure to use --enable-tls. To test your installation, you can do cd examples; make TARGET=thread EXTRALIBS=-lpthread; ./thread-dyn > The above examples are two errors when I want to use it. > 3.The last question is whether the MPI and OpenMp could be used when I use the pari libary. I would not advise in favor of OpenMP, but this is possible, please see the file examples/openmp.c. Concerning MPI, it depends on what you need exactly. However, we provide an experimental git branch 'bill-mt-relinker' which provide native support in GP and libpari for MPI and POSIX thread. I am ready to help you using it. Cheers, Bill.