Put data into a memory window on a remote process
int MPI_Put_c(const void *origin_addr, MPI_Count origin_count, MPI_Datatype origin_datatype,
int target_rank, MPI_Aint target_disp, MPI_Count target_count,
MPI_Datatype target_datatype, MPI_Win win)
- initial address of origin buffer (choice) (choice)
- number of entries in origin buffer (non-negative integer) (non-negative integer)
- datatype of each entry in origin buffer (handle) (handle)
- rank of target (non-negative integer) (non-negative integer)
- displacement from start of window to target buffer (non-negative integer) (non-negative integer)
- number of entries in target buffer (non-negative integer) (non-negative integer)
- datatype of each entry in target buffer (handle) (handle)
- window object used for communication (handle) (handle)
Thread and Interrupt Safety
This routine is thread-safe. This means that this routine may be
safely used by multiple threads without the need for any user-provided
thread locks. However, the routine is not interrupt safe. Typically,
this is due to the use of memory allocation routines such as malloc
or other non-MPICH runtime routines that are themselves not interrupt-safe.
Notes for Fortran
All MPI routines in Fortran (except for MPI_WTIME and MPI_WTICK) have
an additional argument ierr at the end of the argument list. ierr
is an integer and has the same meaning as the return value of the routine
in C. In Fortran, MPI routines are subroutines, and are invoked with the
All MPI objects (e.g., MPI_Datatype, MPI_Comm) are of type INTEGER
All MPI routines (except MPI_Wtime and MPI_Wtick) return an error value;
C routines as the value of the function and Fortran routines in the last
argument. Before the value is returned, the current MPI error handler is
called. By default, this error handler aborts the MPI job. The error handler
may be changed with MPI_Comm_set_errhandler (for communicators),
MPI_File_set_errhandler (for files), and MPI_Win_set_errhandler (for
RMA windows). The MPI-1 routine MPI_Errhandler_set may be used but
its use is deprecated. The predefined error handler
MPI_ERRORS_RETURN may be used to cause error values to be returned.
Note that MPI does not guarantee that an MPI program can continue past
an error; however, MPI implementations will attempt to continue whenever
- No error; MPI routine completed successfully.
- Invalid buffer pointer. Usually a null buffer where
one is not valid.
- Invalid count argument. Count arguments must be
non-negative; a count of zero is often valid.
- Invalid source or destination rank. Ranks must be between
zero and the size of the communicator minus one; ranks in a receive
(MPI_Recv, MPI_Irecv, MPI_Sendrecv, etc.) may also be MPI_ANY_SOURCE.
- Invalid datatype argument. Additionally, this error can
occur if an uncommitted MPI_Datatype (see MPI_Type_commit) is used
in a communication call.
- Invalid MPI window object
- Other error; use MPI_Error_string to get more information
about this error code.