18.2.412. MPI_Type_set_name

MPI_Type_set_name - Sets the name of a data type.

18.2.412.1. SYNTAX

18.2.412.1.1. C Syntax

#include <mpi.h>

int MPI_Type_set_name(MPI_Datatype type, const char *type_name)

18.2.412.1.2. Fortran Syntax

USE MPI
! or the older form: INCLUDE 'mpif.h'
MPI_TYPE_SET_NAME(TYPE, TYPE_NAME, IERROR)
     INTEGER TYPE, IERROR
     CHARACTER*(*) TYPE_NAME

18.2.412.1.3. Fortran 2008 Syntax

USE mpi_f08
MPI_Type_set_name(datatype, type_name, ierror)
     TYPE(MPI_Datatype), INTENT(IN) :: datatype
     CHARACTER(LEN=*), INTENT(IN) :: type_name
     INTEGER, OPTIONAL, INTENT(OUT) :: ierror

18.2.412.2. INPUT/OUTPUT PARAMETER

  • type: Data type for which the identifier is to be set (handle).

18.2.412.3. INPUT PARAMETER

  • type_name: The character string remembered as the name (string).

18.2.412.4. OUTPUT PARAMETER

  • IERROR: Fortran only: Error status (integer).

18.2.412.5. DESCRIPTION

MPI_Type_set_name associates a printable identifier with an MPI data type.

18.2.412.6. ERRORS