Your attention is drawn to the terms and conditions of the Software License Agreement (in file lic_agr.txt, see Section 3.1) regarding the use of NAG software. Requests for information about the availability of other implementations must be referred to NAG.
This implementation is a compiled, tested, ready-to-use version of the NAG C Library that is considered suitable for operation on the computer systems detailed below:
hardware: Intel 64 systems and compatible (including AMD64) operating system: Linux 2.6.32 (glibc-2.12-1) and compatible C compiler: Intel C++ Compiler Version 126.96.36.199 20170411 and compatible
The definitions and sizes of the Integer and Pointer types used in this implementation are shown in Section 3.3 of the Users' Note.
This implementation was produced at NAG Ltd., Oxford on the computing system detailed below:
hardware: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6800K CPU @ 3.40GHz operating system: Linux 2.6.32-696.6.3.el6.x86_64 (CentOS release 6.9 (Final)) with glibc-2.12-1 C compiler: Intel(R) C++ Compiler Version 188.8.131.52 20170411 vendor library: Intel MKL version 2017.0.3 compiler options: -fexceptions -axCORE-AVX2,AVX,SSE2 -no-fma -fp-model precise -fp-speculation=safe
For details of any other systems on which this implementation has been tested, please see the Supplementary Information page on our website.
Please check the following URL:
for details of any new information related to the applicability or usage of this implementation. Details of any other systems on which it has been tested may also be found on this page.
|- in.html (Installer's Note - this document) |- doc -|- un.html (Users' Note) | |- lic_agr.txt (license agreement) | | |- libnagc_nag.a (static self-contained library | | including NAG BLAS/LAPACK) | |- libnagc_nag.so.26 (shareable self-contained library | | including NAG BLAS/LAPACK) | |- libnagc_nag.so (symbolic link pointing at |- lib -| libnagc_nag.so.26) | |- libnagc_mkl.a (static library requiring | | MKL BLAS/LAPACK) | |- libnagc_mkl.so.26 (shareable library requiring | | MKL BLAS/LAPACK) | |- libnagc_mkl.so (symbolic link pointing at | libnagc_mkl.so.26) cll6i261dl -| |- include -|- *.h | | |- source --|- ??????e.c | | |- examples -|- data ----|- ??????e.d | | |- ??????e.opt | | | |- results -|- ??????e.r | |- scripts -|- nagc_example* (scripts to compile and run | NAG example programs) | |- mkl_intel64_2017.0.3 -|- * (Intel Math Kernel Library) | |- rtl -|- * (Intel compiler run-time libraries) | | |- bin -|- * (directories of license management | | binaries for supported platforms) |- license -|- README.txt | |- doc -|- * (license management documentation)
The following shows the directory and file organization of the Library Manual materials after installation.
Details of the software are given in the Users' Note (un.html).
Assuming you have downloaded the Library materials from our website as a tar gzip file (cll6i261dl.tgz), cd to the directory where the file is located and extract the installation materials using the following command:
tar xvzf cll6i261dl.tgzThis will extract the files install.sh, cl26.tgz, lic_agr.txt, in.html and un.html.
If you have downloaded the Library Manual as a tar gzip file (cl26-1_doc.tgz) run the command
gunzip cl26-1_doc.tgzto extract the file cl26-1_doc.tar into the same location as the Library materials. You can then install the materials from the download directory by executing the shell script install.sh in a command window as:
./install.shBy default, the materials will be installed under $HOME/NAG/, or if the directory $HOME does not exist, under /opt/NAG/. However, you may choose a different location. In this document we refer to the directory $HOME/NAG/cll6i261dl or /opt/NAG/cll6i261dl as [INSTALL_DIR]. This convention is also used in the Users' Note.
The install script can install the Library Manual in the
same location as the NAG Library material or at some other location of
Alternatively, the Library Manual may be viewed from the NAG website
In order to enable the software, NAG will issue you with a license key. The license key is contained in a text file consisting of details of the software that will be enabled. For evaluation purposes a trial license may be used. Before obtaining a full license you need to know the Kusari hostid of the system on which you intend to use this product. How to do this is described below.
To request a license key, run the program khostid located in the license/bin/linux_x64/ subdirectory of the software distribution. This utility must be run from a command prompt. Return the information that it displays, together with the product code (in this case CLL6I261DL), by email to NAG. Alternatively, direct the output from this utility to a file and send both the file and the product code to NAG.
A short term (demonstration or trial) license key contains one or more lines like the following:
CLL6I261D TRIAL 2017/11/12 "EMnxidA3oeoj0F1Yvi5ibxPjB7"Specifically, it has a line containing the word TRIAL. Longer term license keys must be locked to a specific computer, i.e. they will enable the software on one computer only. These license keys typically include the word NODE or FULL instead of the word TRIAL above and may contain extra fields.
Once you have obtained one of the above license keys, the easiest way to install it is to store the text in a file,
/usr/local/NAG/nag.keyThe license software in this implementation automatically looks for these particular files and reads the first one found, so no other action is necessary. Alternatively, store the license in a file with a name and location of your choice, say,
[INSTALL_DIR]/license.licThe location of the license file, if it is not one of the default places listed above, must be made known to the NAG application by setting the environment variable NAG_KUSARI_FILE to the full pathname of the file before the application is invoked.
For example, in the C shell, type:
setenv NAG_KUSARI_FILE [INSTALL_DIR]/license.licor in the Bourne shell, type:
NAG_KUSARI_FILE=[INSTALL_DIR]/license.lic export NAG_KUSARI_FILE
Further details about Kusari and how it may be configured to suit your local circumstances (e.g. how to install the license key on a server) are included in the Kusari License Management documentation in the license/doc/ subdirectory of the software distribution. See also the Kusari FAQ: http://www.nag.co.uk/content/kusari-frequently-asked-questions.
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