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Edric Ellis


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Developer at MathWorks, working on Parallel Computing Toolbox. Professional Interests: parallel computing, distributed arrays, gpu

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Why does function become slower when placed in spmd block?
Your desktop MATLAB client can use "built-in multithreading" for certain operations. By default, workers in a parallel pool use ...

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tall/gather issue
This error means that the workers on your remote cluster cannot find code that they need to execute your tall array algorithm. Y...

5 días ago | 0

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Cluster Profile Manager SPMD job test Failed
I'm going to guess you're using Linux. This is probably related to your ulimit settings, probably the limit on number of process...

10 días ago | 0

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GPU computing: data no longer available on device??
That error occurs when MATLAB resets the GPU "context". This generally happens when you either select a different GPU device, or...

11 días ago | 2

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fit options in a parfor loop
Unfortunately, this is a limitation in the implementation of the fitoptions class. You can work around this either by constructi...

23 días ago | 2

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parfeval() doesn't call function
Unfortunately, the MATLAB debugger can't stop in code running on the workers - only code running at the client. In this case, y...

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Parallel and serial computation
MATLAB uses built-in parallelism on a single machine for many large matrix operations. See this page: https://uk.mathworks.com/d...

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Error in saving and load function for MAT file using parfeval
The error you're receiving is a bit surprising - that probably means that all your workers crashed somehow. In any case, the sy...

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Multiple outputs with parfeval
Each call to parfeval always returns only a single Future object. You can then subsequently request multiple outputs when you ca...

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parfor and function call using scatteredInterpolant
I'm not that familiar with scatteredInterpolant, but I concocted the following which shows I think the sort of thing you're afte...

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Correct fetchNext index after clearing FevalFuture object
One way you can deal with this is by making the same modification to m as you proceed. Something like this perhaps: N = 10; m ...

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Slow performance of fftn in the gpu when used inside a loop
Various methods on the GPU operate to some extent asynchronously. But there are limits to this - depending on the amount of memo...

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Problem with parallel pool
Don't use -nojvm, Java is required for Parallel Computing Toolbox functionality. It looks like you're trying to start 4 workers...

2 meses ago | 0

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How can I solve the problem of communications of workers?
In your code, you define "sizeofChrom_dis_local", but then try to loop over "sizeofChrome_dis_local" - note the extra "e". That'...

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Communicate with worker through client
I think it would be better to use parfeval or parfevalOnAll to do this. This way, you can simply cancel the future object return...

3 meses ago | 1

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pctRunOnAll does not recognize current parallel pool
You should use pctRunOnAll at the client, i.e. before the start of the loop, like this: gcp(); % Ensure we have a parallel pool...

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Problem with parfor and matrix indexing
In each case, you're attempting to assign neighbours elements into each of your output arrays. The restrictions on parfor sliced...

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Four Parallel Nested For Loop
It's generally best to parallelise the outermost loop. However, you need to balance that against ensuring the parfor loop has su...

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storing value in 2D array in a parfor loop
As mentioned in the documentation, a sliced variable must have a single subscript being the loop variable (in this case i), and ...

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Calling function described in actxcontrol inside parfor loop
Firstly, you are declaring h1 to be a global variable in your APT_GUI_SYS script. That will not work as you expect - workers are...

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How to I pass off a Simulink application command syntax to MATLAB Job Scheduler on a local cluster?
Where do the results from running app inputfile.m go? Does this create variables directly in the base workspace? To use app tog...

3 meses ago | 1

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parfor usage in parallel computing tool
This is a documented restriction for sliced variables within parfor. The relevant doc page is here, and the relevant section is:...

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Reported Task State not accurate when running on MS HPC grid
Unfortunately, getting accurate state information back from the cluster can be tricky. This is because there are multiple source...

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big data 2d matrix percentile calculation using tall
That particular error is an internal error basically because your tall array expression is simply too large - contains too many ...

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Share two variables between workers
I think this should work... I tried a slight modification of your code to make it executable: function repro D = parallel.pool...

4 meses ago | 0

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CUDA 10.1 not recognized (searching for CUDA 10.0 instead)
Unfortunately, the situation here is admittedly somewhat confusing. There are two relevant pieces of software going on here, bot...

4 meses ago | 1

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Save fitcsvms running in parfor loop
Your outputs are not available after the parfor loop because the parfor variable classification considers them to be loop tempor...

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Local Parallel Cluster Validation failed at SPMD job test
This might well be a ulimit problem. See here for details on how to fix it: https://uk.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/answers/46548...

4 meses ago | 0

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How to call protected functions in parfor?
EDIT: Changed my version to inherit protected method from parent class Hm, I can't reproduce the problem - I tried in R2016b an...

4 meses ago | 1

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Parallel.pool.consant slowing down code by a factor of 3, how to distribute many arrays to different variables
parallel.pool.Constant is useful in essentially three different ways: It can offer a performance gain by avoiding repeated tran...

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