The accelerate-examples package

[Tags:bsd3, library]

This package demonstrates a number of computation kernels and applications showcasing the Accelerate language and associated backend implementations. It is also used for performance and regression testing.

Refer to the main Accelerate package for more information:


Dependencies accelerate (==0.15.*), accelerate-cuda (>=0.15 && <0.17), accelerate-examples (==0.15.*), accelerate-fft (==0.15.*), accelerate-icc-opencl (==0.15.*), accelerate-io (==0.15.*), accelerate-llvm-native (==0.15.*), accelerate-llvm-ptx (==0.15.*), aeson (>=0.8), ansi-wl-pprint (>=0.6), array (>=0.3), attoparsec (>=0.10), base (>=4.7 && <4.9), binary (>=0.7), bmp (>=1.2), bytestring (>=0.9), bytestring-lexing (>=0.5), cereal (>=0.3), containers (>=0.5), criterion (>=1.0 && <=, directory (>=1.1), ekg (>=0.3), fclabels (>=2.0), filepath (>=1.0), gloss (>=1.7), gloss-accelerate (>=1.7), gloss-raster-accelerate (>=1.7), gloss-rendering (>=1.9), HTTP (>=4000.2), http-types (>=0.8), HUnit (>=1.2), mwc-random (>=0.8), network (>=2.5), normaldistribution, primitive (>=0.5), process (>=1.0), QuickCheck (>=2.7), random, repa (>=3.1), repa-io (>=3.1), statistics (>=0.13), template-haskell (>=2.2), test-framework (>=0.5), test-framework-hunit (>=0.3), test-framework-quickcheck2 (>=0.2), text (>=0.11), time (>=1.4), vector (>=0.7), vector-algorithms (>=0.4) [details]
License BSD3
Author The Accelerate Team
Maintainer Trevor L. McDonell <>
Stability Experimental
Category Compilers/Interpreters, Concurrency, Data, Parallelism
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Source repository this: git clone -b release/0.15(tag
Uploaded Tue Oct 20 03:16:18 UTC 2015 by TrevorMcDonell
Updated Wed Mar 22 02:57:44 UTC 2017 by TrevorMcDonell to revision 2
Distributions NixOS:
Downloads 2340 total (58 in the last 30 days)
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Status Docs not available [build log]
All reported builds failed as of 2016-10-26 [all 7 reports]


  • Data
    • Array
      • Accelerate
        • Examples
          • Data.Array.Accelerate.Examples.Internal


guiEnable gloss-based GUIs, where applicable. If not enabled, the application always runs in benchmark mode.EnabledAutomatic
ekgEnable EKG remote monitoring server at <http://localhost:8000>EnabledAutomatic
codespeedEnable upload of results to benchmark serverDisabledAutomatic
cudaEnable the CUDA parallel backend for NVIDIA GPUsEnabledAutomatic
llvm-cpuEnable the LLVM backend for multicore CPUsDisabledAutomatic
llvm-gpuEnable the LLVM backend for NVIDIA CPUsDisabledAutomatic
cilkEnable the Cilk backend for multicore CPUsDisabledAutomatic
nofibRegression test suiteEnabledAutomatic
smvmSparse-matrix vector multiplication benchmarkEnabledAutomatic
crystalA visualisation of a sum of waves in a planeEnabledAutomatic
cannyCanny edge detection benchmarkEnabledAutomatic
mandelbrotA Mandelbrot fractal benchmarkEnabledAutomatic
fluidAn interactive particle-based fluid simulationEnabledAutomatic
nbodySimulation of gravitational attraction between solid particlesEnabledAutomatic
smoothlifeA cellular automata simulationEnabledAutomatic
hashcatA "password recovery" application for MD5 crackingEnabledAutomatic
fftSimple FFT-based high/low-pass image filteringEnabledAutomatic
pagerankImplementation of the PageRank algorithmEnabledAutomatic
rayA simple real-time ray tracerEnabledAutomatic
kmeansAn implementation of k-means clustering in a planeEnabledAutomatic

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