(j3.2006) Interop TR: Assumed-size actuals

Aleksandar Donev donev
Tue Nov 16 18:18:05 EST 2010

On 11/16/10 18:02, Bill Long wrote:
>> For the shape, it is said
>> it is [(size(array,i),i=1,rank(array))]. Should this not be rank-1? What
>> is the size along the last dimension?
> The MPI people asked for this.  If you write the interface routine for 
> an MPI routine and make the buffer argument assumed-rank, the previous 
> spec had problems if the corresponding actual argument was assumed-shape. 
But what about my question above: Is the shape of size rank or rank-1?

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