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# LAPACK-3

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### LAPACK-3: improves the computed solution to a system of linear equations when the coefficient matrix is banded, and provides

```NAME
LAPACK-3  -  improves  the  computed  solution  to  a  system of linear
equations when the coefficient matrix is  banded,  and  provides  error
bounds and backward error estimates for the solution

SYNOPSIS
SUBROUTINE ZGBRFS( TRANS,  N, KL, KU, NRHS, AB, LDAB, AFB, LDAFB, IPIV,
B, LDB, X, LDX, FERR, BERR, WORK, RWORK, INFO )

CHARACTER      TRANS

INTEGER        INFO, KL, KU, LDAB, LDAFB, LDB, LDX, N, NRHS

INTEGER        IPIV( * )

DOUBLE         PRECISION BERR( * ), FERR( * ), RWORK( * )

COMPLEX*16     AB( LDAB, * ), AFB( LDAFB, * ), B( LDB, * ), WORK( *
), X( LDX, * )

PURPOSE
ZGBRFS  improves  the computed solution to a system of linear equations
when the coefficient matrix is banded, and provides  error  bounds  and
backward error estimates for the solution.

ARGUMENTS
TRANS   (input) CHARACTER*1
Specifies the form of the system of equations:
= 'N':  A * X = B     (No transpose)
= 'T':  A**T * X = B  (Transpose)
= 'C':  A**H * X = B  (Conjugate transpose)

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

KL      (input) INTEGER
The number of subdiagonals within the band of A.  KL >= 0.

KU      (input) INTEGER
The number of superdiagonals within the band of A.  KU >= 0.

NRHS    (input) INTEGER
The number of right hand sides, i.e., the number of columns
of the matrices B and X.  NRHS >= 0.

AB      (input) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (LDAB,N)
The original band matrix A, stored in rows 1 to KL+KU+1.
The j-th column of A is stored in the j-th column of the
array AB as follows:
AB(ku+1+i-j,j) = A(i,j) for max(1,j-ku)<=i<=min(n,j+kl).

LDAB    (input) INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array AB.  LDAB >= KL+KU+1.

AFB     (input) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (LDAFB,N)
Details of the LU factorization of the band matrix A, as
computed by ZGBTRF.  U is stored as an upper triangular band
matrix with KL+KU superdiagonals in rows 1 to KL+KU+1, and
the multipliers used during the factorization are stored in
rows KL+KU+2 to 2*KL+KU+1.

LDAFB   (input) INTEGER
The leading dimension of the array AFB.  LDAFB >= 2*KL*KU+1.

IPIV    (input) INTEGER array, dimension (N)
The pivot indices from ZGBTRF; for 1<=i<=N, row i of the
matrix was interchanged with row IPIV(i).

B       (input) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (LDB,NRHS)
The right hand side matrix B.

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

X       (input/output) COMPLEX*16 array, dimension (LDX,NRHS)
On entry, the solution matrix X, as computed by ZGBTRS.
On exit, the improved solution matrix X.

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

FERR    (output) DOUBLE PRECISION array, dimension (NRHS)
The estimated forward error bound for each solution vector
X(j) (the j-th column of the solution matrix X).
If XTRUE is the true solution corresponding to X(j), FERR(j)
is an estimated upper bound for the magnitude of the largest
element in (X(j) - XTRUE) divided by the magnitude of the
largest element in X(j).  The estimate is as reliable as
the estimate for RCOND, and is almost always a slight
overestimate of the true error.

BERR    (output) DOUBLE PRECISION array, dimension (NRHS)
The componentwise relative backward error of each solution
vector X(j) (i.e., the smallest relative change in
any element of A or B that makes X(j) an exact solution).

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

PARAMETERS
ITMAX is the maximum number of steps of iterative refinement.

LAPACK routine (version 3.2)     March 2011                       LAPACK-3(3)
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