LinearAlgebra`BLAS`
LinearAlgebra`BLAS`

AXPY

AXPY[α,x,y]

computes the vector y+αx and resets y to the result.

Details and OptionsDetails
  • To use AXPY, you first need to load the BLAS Package using Needs["LinearAlgebra`BLAS`"].
  • The following arguments must be given:
  • αinput expressionscalar multiple
    xinput expressionvector
    yinput/output symbolvector; the symbol value is modified in place
  • Dimensions of the vector arguments must be such that the addition is well defined.
  • Examples

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    Basic Examples  (1)

    Load the BLAS package:

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    Compute y=2{1,2,3}+y:

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    Properties & Relations  (1)

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