LinearAlgebra incredibly slow for eigenvalue problems

Robert Kern rkern at
Sat Jan 29 02:29:22 CET 2005

drife wrote:
> David,
> I noticed that the libraries that ATLAS builds are not shared
> objects (e.g., liblapack.a). Should these be shared objects?
> I see nothing in the ATLAS documentation about building
> things as shared objects.
> Wondering if this is why the Numeric install is failing.

No, they should work just fine as static libraries.

Robert Kern
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