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A brief description of ALPO. (English) Zbl 0744.90056
Summary: This paper describes an implementation of the one-phase primal-dual path- following algorithm for solving linear programming problems. The design is intended to be simple, portable and robust. These design goals are achieved without sacrificing state-of-the-art performance. We give a brief description of the algorithm and the implementation focusing on the features which most distinguish this implementation from others available.

MSC:
90C05 Linear programming
90-08 Computational methods for problems pertaining to operations research and mathematical programming
90C06 Large-scale problems in mathematical programming
Software:
ALPO
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