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# zpocon

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NAME
ZPOCON - estimate the reciprocal of the condition number (in
the 1-norm) of a complex Hermitian positive definite matrix
using the Cholesky factorization A = U**H*U or A = L*L**H
computed by ZPOTRF

SYNOPSIS
SUBROUTINE ZPOCON( UPLO, N, A, LDA, ANORM, RCOND, WORK,
RWORK, INFO )

CHARACTER      UPLO

INTEGER        INFO, LDA, N

DOUBLE         PRECISION ANORM, RCOND

DOUBLE         PRECISION RWORK( * )

COMPLEX*16     A( LDA, * ), WORK( * )

PURPOSE
ZPOCON estimates the reciprocal of the condition number (in
the 1-norm) of a complex Hermitian positive definite matrix
using the Cholesky factorization A = U**H*U or A = L*L**H
computed by ZPOTRF.

An estimate is obtained for norm(inv(A)), and the reciprocal
of the condition number is computed as RCOND = 1 / (ANORM *
norm(inv(A))).

ARGUMENTS
UPLO    (input) CHARACTER*1
= 'U':  Upper triangle of A is stored;
= 'L':  Lower triangle of A is stored.

N       (input) INTEGER
The order of the matrix A.  N >= 0.

A       (input) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (LDA,N)
The triangular factor U or L from the Cholesky fac-
torization A = U**H*U or A = L*L**H, as computed by
ZPOTRF.

LDA     (input) INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array A.  LDA >=
max(1,N).

ANORM   (input) DOUBLE PRECISION
The 1-norm (or infinity-norm) of the Hermitian
matrix A.

RCOND   (output) DOUBLE PRECISION
The reciprocal of the condition number of the matrix
A, computed as RCOND = 1/(ANORM * AINVNM), where
AINVNM is an estimate of the 1-norm of inv(A) com-
puted in this routine.

WORK    (workspace) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (2*N)

RWORK   (workspace) DOUBLE PRECISION array, dimension (N)

INFO    (output) INTEGER
= 0:  successful exit
< 0:  if INFO = -i, the i-th argument had an illegal
value
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