Developer Guide

Developer Guide for Intel® oneAPI Math Kernel Library Windows*

ID 766692
Date 3/31/2023

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Building the Netlib HPL from Source Code

The source code for Intel® Distribution for LINPACK* Benchmark is not provided. However, you can download reference Netlib HPL source code from . To build the HPL:

  1. Download and extract the source code.

  2. Copy the makefile <mkl directory>\benchmarks\mp_linpack\Make.Windows_Intel64 to your HPL directory

  3. Edit Make.Windows_Intel64 as appropriate

  4. Build the HPL binary:

    $> nmake -f Make.Windows_Intel64

  5. Check that the built binary is available in the current directory.


The Intel® Distribution for LINPACK Benchmark may contain additional optimizations compared to the reference Netlib HPL implementation.

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