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# NAME¶

clp - linear program solver

# SYNOPSIS¶

**clp** filename [ options ] solutionfile

# DESCRIPTION¶

This manual page documents briefly the **clp** command.

**clp** -- interface to the coin linear programming solver.
**clp** solves the following linear optimization program:

minimize c^t x

such that: row_lb <= Ax <= row_ub

column_lb <= x <= column_ub

# OPTIONS¶

When no options are given clp enters the interactive command line
mode. Otherwise the program enters a batch mode, for which a summary of
options is included below. For a complete description, see
**/usr/share/doc/coinor-libclp-doc.**

**-help**- Show summary of options.
**-primalsimplex**- solve the problem using the primal simplex method
**-dualsimplex**- solve the problem using the dual simplex method
**-maximize**- maximize the problem

# SEE ALSO¶

This program is fully documented in the accompanying html
documentation which can be found in **/usr/share/doc/coinor-libclp-doc**
if the coinor-libclp-doc package is installed.

# AUTHOR¶

clp was written by John J. Forrest <jjforre@us.ibm.com> et.al.

This manual page was written by Soeren Sonnenburg <sonne@debian.org>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).

May 7, 2008 |