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MPI_Win_set_info(3) MPI MPI_Win_set_info(3)
MPI_Win_set_info - Set new values for the hints of the window
associated with win.
int MPI_Win_set_info(MPI_Win win, MPI_Info info)
The call is collective on the group of win. The info object may be
different on each process, but any info entries that an implementation
requires to be the same on all processes must appear with the same
value in each process' info object.
win - window object (handle)
info - info argument (handle)
Some info items that an implementation can use when it creates a window
cannot easily be changed once the window has been created. Thus, an
implementation may ignore hints issued in this call that it would have
accepted in a creation call.
THREAD AND INTERRUPT SAFETY
This routine is thread-safe. This means that this routine may be
safely used by multiple threads without the need for any user-provided
thread locks. However, the routine is not interrupt safe. Typically,
this is due to the use of memory allocation routines such as malloc or
other non-MPICH runtime routines that are themselves not interrupt-
NOTES FOR FORTRAN
All MPI routines in Fortran (except for MPI_WTIME and MPI_WTICK ) have
an additional argument ierr at the end of the argument list. ierr is
an integer and has the same meaning as the return value of the routine
in C. In Fortran, MPI routines are subroutines, and are invoked with
the call statement.
All MPI objects (e.g., MPI_Datatype , MPI_Comm ) are of type INTEGER in
All MPI routines (except MPI_Wtime and MPI_Wtick ) return an error
value; C routines as the value of the function and Fortran routines in
the last argument. Before the value is returned, the current MPI error
handler is called. By default, this error handler aborts the MPI job.
The error handler may be changed with MPI_Comm_set_errhandler (for
communicators), MPI_File_set_errhandler (for files), and
MPI_Win_set_errhandler (for RMA windows). The MPI-1 routine
MPI_Errhandler_set may be used but its use is deprecated. The
predefined error handler MPI_ERRORS_RETURN may be used to cause error
values to be returned. Note that MPI does not guarentee that an MPI
program can continue past an error; however, MPI implementations will
attempt to continue whenever possible.
- No error; MPI routine completed successfully.
- Invalid argument. Some argument is invalid and is not
identified by a specific error class (e.g., MPI_ERR_RANK ).
- Invalid MPI window object
- Invalid Info
- Other error; use MPI_Error_string to get more information
about this error code.