Developer Guide

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Static Libraries in the
lib
directory

Some of the libraries in this directory are optional. However, some optional libraries are installed by default, while the rest are not. To get those libraries that are not installed by default, explicitly select the specified optional component during installation.
File
Contents
Optional Component
Name
Installed by Default
Interface Layer
libmkl_intel_lp64.a
Interface library for the Intel compilers. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support LP64 interface
libmkl_intel_ilp64.a
Interface library for the Intel compilers. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support ILP64 interface
libmkl_blas95_lp64.a
Fortran 95 interface library for BLAS for the Intel® Fortran compiler. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support LP64 interface.
Fortran 95 interfaces for BLAS and LAPACK
Yes
libmkl_blas95_ilp64.a
Fortran 95 interface library for BLAS for the Intel® Fortran compiler. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support ILP64 interface.
Fortran 95 interfaces for BLAS and LAPACK
Yes
libmkl_lapack95_lp64.a
Fortran 95 interface library for LAPACK for the Intel® Fortran compiler. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support LP64 interface.
Fortran 95 interfaces for BLAS and LAPACK
Yes
libmkl_lapack95_ilp64.a
Fortran 95 interface library for LAPACK for the Intel® Fortran compiler. To be used on Intel® 64 architecture systems to support ILP64 interface.
Fortran 95 interfaces for BLAS and LAPACK
Yes
Threading Layer
libmkl_intel_thread.a
OpenMP threading
library for the Intel compilers
libmkl_tbb_thread.a
Intel® Threading Building Blocks (Intel® TBB) threading library for the Intel compilers
Intel TBB threading support
Yes
libmkl_sequential.a
Sequential library
Computational Layer
libmkl_core.a
Kernel library
Cluster Libraries
libmkl_scalapack_lp64.a
ScaLAPACK routine library supporting the LP64 interface
Cluster support
libmkl_scalapack_ilp64.a
ScaLAPACK routine library supporting the ILP64 interface
Cluster support
libmkl_cdft_core.a
Cluster version of FFT functions
Cluster support
libmkl_blacs_mpich_lp64.a
LP64 version of BLACS routines for MPICH
Cluster support
libmkl_blacs_mpich_ilp64.a
ILP64 version of BLACS routines for MPICH
Cluster support

Product and Performance Information

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