AMBER Archive (2004)

Subject: Re: AMBER: Test run error in amber8 : IBM-AIX

From: David A. Case (
Date: Tue Jun 29 2004 - 10:00:58 CDT

On Tue, Jun 29, 2004, Jiten wrote:
> Today I have installed amber8 in IBM-AIX. While doing the make test I come
> across the follwing error,
> cd rdc; ./Run.dip
> libblas: On entry to DSPEV parameter number 1 had an illegal value
> diffing with gcg.dip.o
> possible FAILURE: check gcg.dip.o.dif

You should do what the message recommends: "check gcg.dip.o.dif". You might
try setting "SOURCE_COMPILED as the value for USE_BLASLIB and USE_LAPACKLIB
in you config.h:


You might also try contacting Carlos Sosa <>, who is the IBM
support person for Amber.


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