Matthew Knepley knepley at gmail.com
Mon Mar 20 14:08:48 CST 2006

You can use -pc_type lu -ksp_type preonly. There are also third-party
packages like MUMPS which you can install automatically with configure.


On 3/20/06, buket at be.itu.edu.tr <buket at be.itu.edu.tr> wrote:
> Hello again,
> I want to compare the iterative methods with direct methods in terms of
> time.
> What functions can I use for direct solution?
> Best Regards,
> Buket Benek

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