[This is preliminary documentation and is subject to change.]

Scatters an array of values by sending the ith value of the array to processor i.

Namespace:  MPI
Assembly:  MPI (in MPI.dll)
Version: (


public T Scatter<T>(
	T[] values,
	int root
Visual Basic (Declaration)
Public Function Scatter(Of T) ( _
	values As T(), _
	root As Integer _
) As T
Visual C++
generic<typename T>
T Scatter(
	array<T>^ values, 
	int root


Type: array< T >[]()[]
An array of values of length Size, which is only significant at the root. The ith value of this array (at the root process) will be sent to the ith processor.
Type: System..::.Int32
Rank of the "root" process, which will supply the array of values to be scattered.

Type Parameters

Any serializable type.

Return Value

The ith value of the values array provided by the root process, where i is the rank of the calling process.

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