# dgbsv.f - Man Page

SRC/dgbsv.f

## Synopsis

### Functions/Subroutines

subroutine **dgbsv** (n, kl, ku, nrhs, ab, ldab, ipiv, b, ldb, info)

**DGBSV computes the solution to system of linear equations A * X = B for GB matrices** (simple driver)

## Function/Subroutine Documentation

### subroutine dgbsv (integer n, integer kl, integer ku, integer nrhs, double precision, dimension( ldab, * ) ab, integer ldab, integer, dimension( * ) ipiv, double precision, dimension( ldb, * ) b, integer ldb, integer info)

**DGBSV computes the solution to system of linear equations A * X = B for GB matrices** (simple driver)

**Purpose:**

DGBSV computes the solution to a real system of linear equations A * X = B, where A is a band matrix of order N with KL subdiagonals and KU superdiagonals, and X and B are N-by-NRHS matrices. The LU decomposition with partial pivoting and row interchanges is used to factor A as A = L * U, where L is a product of permutation and unit lower triangular matrices with KL subdiagonals, and U is upper triangular with KL+KU superdiagonals. The factored form of A is then used to solve the system of equations A * X = B.

**Parameters***N*N is INTEGER The number of linear equations, i.e., the order of the matrix A. N >= 0.

*KL*KL is INTEGER The number of subdiagonals within the band of A. KL >= 0.

*KU*KU is INTEGER The number of superdiagonals within the band of A. KU >= 0.

*NRHS*NRHS is INTEGER The number of right hand sides, i.e., the number of columns of the matrix B. NRHS >= 0.

*AB*AB is DOUBLE PRECISION array, dimension (LDAB,N) On entry, the matrix A in band storage, in rows KL+1 to 2*KL+KU+1; rows 1 to KL of the array need not be set. The j-th column of A is stored in the j-th column of the array AB as follows: AB(KL+KU+1+i-j,j) = A(i,j) for max(1,j-KU)<=i<=min(N,j+KL) On exit, details of the factorization: U is stored as an upper triangular band matrix with KL+KU superdiagonals in rows 1 to KL+KU+1, and the multipliers used during the factorization are stored in rows KL+KU+2 to 2*KL+KU+1. See below for further details.

*LDAB*LDAB is INTEGER The leading dimension of the array AB. LDAB >= 2*KL+KU+1.

*IPIV*IPIV is INTEGER array, dimension (N) The pivot indices that define the permutation matrix P; row i of the matrix was interchanged with row IPIV(i).

*B*B is DOUBLE PRECISION array, dimension (LDB,NRHS) On entry, the N-by-NRHS right hand side matrix B. On exit, if INFO = 0, the N-by-NRHS solution matrix X.

*LDB*LDB is INTEGER The leading dimension of the array B. LDB >= max(1,N).

*INFO*INFO is INTEGER = 0: successful exit < 0: if INFO = -i, the i-th argument had an illegal value > 0: if INFO = i, U(i,i) is exactly zero. The factorization has been completed, but the factor U is exactly singular, and the solution has not been computed.

**Author**Univ. of Tennessee

Univ. of California Berkeley

Univ. of Colorado Denver

NAG Ltd.

**Further Details:**

The band storage scheme is illustrated by the following example, when M = N = 6, KL = 2, KU = 1: On entry: On exit: * * * + + + * * * u14 u25 u36 * * + + + + * * u13 u24 u35 u46 * a12 a23 a34 a45 a56 * u12 u23 u34 u45 u56 a11 a22 a33 a44 a55 a66 u11 u22 u33 u44 u55 u66 a21 a32 a43 a54 a65 * m21 m32 m43 m54 m65 * a31 a42 a53 a64 * * m31 m42 m53 m64 * * Array elements marked * are not used by the routine; elements marked + need not be set on entry, but are required by the routine to store elements of U because of fill-in resulting from the row interchanges.

Definition at line **161** of file **dgbsv.f**.

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## Referenced By

The man page dgbsv(3) is an alias of dgbsv.f(3).

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