P4

Computing Dictionary

P4 definition


A macro/subroutine package for parallel programming by Rusty Lusk . P4 uses monitors on shared memory machines and message passing on distributed memory machines. It is implemented as a subroutine library for C and Fortran. An enhancement of the "Argonne macros", PARMACS.
(ftp://info.mcs.anl.gov/pub/p4t1.2.tar.Z). E-mail: p4@mcs.anl.gov.
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: p3l
Next Definition: p45
Words Near: p4
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for p4
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing p4
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature