The accelerate package

[Tags: bsd3, library]

This library defines an embedded language for regular, multi-dimensional array computations with multiple backends to facilitate high-performance implementations. Currently, there are two backends: (1) an interpreter that serves as a reference implementation of the intended semantics of the language and (2) a CUDA backend generating code for CUDA-capable NVIDIA GPUs.

To use the CUDA backend, you need to have CUDA version 3.x installed. The CUDA backend currently doesn't support Char and Bool arrays.

Known bugs in this version:


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Dependenciesarray, base (==4.*), binary, bytestring, containers, cuda (>=0.2.2 && <0.3), directory, fclabels (>=0.9 && <1.0), filepath, ghc-prim, haskell98, language-c (==0.3.*), llvm (>=0.6.8), monads-fd, pretty, QuickCheck (==2.*), transformers (==0.2.*), unix [details]
AuthorManuel M T Chakravarty, Gabriele Keller, Sean Lee, Trevor L. McDonell
MaintainerManuel M T Chakravarty <>
CategoryCompilers/Interpreters, Concurrency, Data
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UploadedWed Oct 13 04:19:32 UTC 2010 by ManuelChakravarty
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llvmEnable the LLVM backend (sequential)DisabledAutomatic
cudaEnable the CUDA parallel backend for NVIDIA GPUsEnabledAutomatic
pcacheEnable the persistent caching of the compiled CUDA modules (experimental)DisabledAutomatic
test-suiteExport extra test modulesDisabledAutomatic
bounds-checksEnable bounds checkingEnabledAutomatic
unsafe-checksEnable bounds checking in unsafe operationsDisabledAutomatic
internal-checksEnable internal consistency checksDisabledAutomatic

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