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VAST-DPC from Pacific-Sierra Research is a Data Parallel C compiler which allows programmers to write enhanced C codes that execute efficiently on a variety of parallel and distributed systems. VAST-DPC can also compile C* programs.

Current Version:   ??

License Type:   Commercial (a two-processor license is free on Linux system)

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Source Code Availability: No

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  • Debian Package: No
  • RedHat RPM Package: No
  • Other Packages: ??

Targeted Platforms:

DEC/Alpha, SUN/Sparc, IBM RS/6000, IBM SP1/SP2, HP 9000/700, Hitachi, SGI, Linux, Windows NT

Software/Hardware Requirements:

4MB disk space, 4MB RAM, C compiler and a message passing library like PVM, P4 or MPI. It works with gcc and MPI or PVM on Linux systems, in parallel.

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