[petsc-dev] names of TSTypes

Jose E. Roman jroman at dsic.upv.es
Sat Apr 17 03:33:02 CDT 2010

By the way, TSCRANK_NICHOLSON is not spelled correctly, should be TSCRANK_NICOLSON (without the H)



On 17/04/2010, Barry Smith wrote:

> #define TSEULER           "euler"
> #define TSBEULER          "beuler"
> #define TSPSEUDO          "pseudo"
> #define TSCRANK_NICHOLSON "crank-nicholson"
> #define TSSUNDIALS        "sundials"
> #define TSRUNGE_KUTTA     "runge-kutta"
> #define TSPYTHON          "python"
> #define TSTHETA           "theta"
> #define TSGL              "gl"
> #define TSSSP             "ssp"
>  someone changed TSRK to TSRUNGE_KUTTA and TSCN to TSCRANK_NICHOLSON but then created a TSGL.
>  What's up with this? How come GL gets an abbreviation but others cannot?
>  BTW: whoever changed TSRK didn't update the TSCreate_RK() etc with TSCreate_RUNGE_KUTTA() or change the manual page for TSRK
>  What should we do? I like consistency. I'm happy with all short like TSGL and TSRK or all long, but I don't like some short and some long.
>  What say you?
>   Barry

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