Message Passing Toolkit: PVM Programmer's Manual

Document Number: 007-3686-005

Front Matter

| List of Examples | List of Tables | List of Procedures |

Table of Contents


About This Manual
Related Publications
Other Sources
Obtaining Publications
Reader Comments

1. Overview
The PVM Package
PVM on SGI Systems
PVM Terminology

2. PVM Functionality
Multiple Computer Systems As a Virtual Machine
Applications and Environments
PVM Program Development
Data Types
Environment Variables

3. Functions and Subroutines
Error Messages
Process Identifiers
PVM Include Files
Basic Operations
Task Control
Option Management
Dynamic System Configuration
Dynamic Task Group Management
Data Transmittal
Data Receipt
Barrier Synchronization
Global Operations
Error Handling

A. PVM Error Messages

B. PVM Man Pages