Opened 12 years ago
Closed 11 years ago
#10795 closed defect (fixed)
Fix and upgrade double dense matrix QR decomposition
Reported by: | Rob Beezer | Owned by: | jason, was |
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Priority: | minor | Milestone: | sage-5.2 |
Component: | linear algebra | Keywords: | sd40.5 |
Cc: | Jason Grout, Dan Drake | Merged in: | sage-5.2.beta1 |
Authors: | Rob Beezer | Reviewers: | Martin Raum, Dan Drake |
Report Upstream: | N/A | Work issues: | |
Branch: | Commit: | ||
Dependencies: | Stopgaps: |
Description (last modified by )
The Q matrix of a QR decomposition should be unitary, hence invertible. For zero-column trivial cases, this is broken.
sage: A = zero_matrix(CDF, 5, 0) sage: Q, R = A.QR() sage: Q [0 0 0 0 0] [0 0 0 0 0] [0 0 0 0 0] [0 0 0 0 0] [0 0 0 0 0]
Besides a bugfix this patch will upgrade the documentation to make it clear how this routine works over the complex numbers. In particular, SciPy
routines are using a Hermitian inner product - documentation upgrade will reflect that.
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comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by
Authors: | → Rob Beezer |
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Status: | new → needs_review |
comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by
Reviewers: | → Martin Raum |
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Status: | needs_review → positive_review |
Everything is OK with this patch.
comment:3 Changed 11 years ago by
Milestone: | sage-4.7.1 → sage-4.7.2 |
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comment:4 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | → sage-4.7.2.alpha2 |
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Resolution: | → fixed |
Status: | positive_review → closed |
comment:5 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | sage-4.7.2.alpha2 |
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Resolution: | fixed |
Status: | closed → new |
On various systems, there are doctest failures:
hawk (OpenSolaris? 06/2009 i86pc Xeon W3580):
********************************************************************** File "/export/home/buildbot/build/sage/hawk-1/hawk_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1766: sage: Q Expected: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.368048420509 0.641385845805] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.925041158846 -0.301884576418] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.0774617736597 0.681825307224] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.0532812182975 0.180566192161] Got: [-0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.409076682956 0.616028985113] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 -0.683704756325 0.69237507842] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.575201135981 0.374205463771] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 0.185331397251 0.0330954856071] ********************************************************************** File "/export/home/buildbot/build/sage/hawk-1/hawk_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1771: sage: R Expected: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -9.93013661299e-16] [ 0 0 0] Got: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -4.4408920985e-16] [ 0 0 0] **********************************************************************
bsd (OS X 10.8.0 x86_64) 64-bit:
********************************************************************** File "/Users/buildbot/build/sage/bsd-1/bsd_64_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1766: sage: Q Expected: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.368048420509 0.641385845805] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.925041158846 -0.301884576418] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.0774617736597 0.681825307224] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.0532812182975 0.180566192161] Got: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.146337376237 0.724859169325] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.973035382602 0.00613084354877] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 -0.142125402809 0.671331844787] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.107647045464 0.154451130063] ********************************************************************** File "/Users/buildbot/build/sage/bsd-1/bsd_64_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1771: sage: R Expected: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -9.93013661299e-16] [ 0 0 0] Got: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 6.28036983474e-16] [ 0 0 0] **********************************************************************
cleo (RHEL 5.3 ia64 Itanium 2):
********************************************************************** File "/home/buildbot/build/sage/cleo-1/cleo_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1766: sage: Q Expected: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.368048420509 0.641385845805] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.925041158846 -0.301884576418] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.0774617736597 0.681825307224] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.0532812182975 0.180566192161] Got: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.146859067236 0.724753652911] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.973039543327 0.00543048428303] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 -0.141642164231 0.671433967908] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.107535848925 0.154528570726] ********************************************************************** File "/home/buildbot/build/sage/cleo-1/cleo_full/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1771: sage: R Expected: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -9.93013661299e-16] [ 0 0 0] Got: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 9.81879219451e-16] [ 0 0 0] **********************************************************************
comment:6 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | new → needs_review |
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It seems that this patch causes failures in a non-reproducible way. Is there some randomness in the algorithm? For example, I just got this failure on sage.math.washington.edu (a machine on which I remember the test succeeding):
sage -t -long -force_lib devel/sage/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx ********************************************************************** File "/mnt/usb1/scratch/buildbot/sage/sage-1/sage_binary/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1766: sage: Q Expected: [ -0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.368048420509 0.641385845805] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.925041158846 -0.301884576418] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.0774617736597 0.681825307224] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 -0.0532812182975 0.180566192161] Got: [-0.359210604054 0.569326179705 0.616028985113 0.409076682956] [ 0.179605302027 -0.144590775798 0.69237507842 -0.683704756325] [ 0.179605302027 -0.704880032016 0.374205463771 0.575201135981] [ 0.898026510134 0.397624633445 0.0330954856071 0.185331397251] ********************************************************************** File "/mnt/usb1/scratch/buildbot/sage/sage-1/sage_binary/build/sage-4.7.2.alpha2/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 1771: sage: R Expected: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -9.93013661299e-16] [ 0 0 0] Got: [ -5.56776436283 2.6940795304 -2.6940795304] [ 0 -3.56958477752 3.56958477752] [ 0 0 -4.4408920985e-16] [ 0 0 0] **********************************************************************
comment:7 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | needs_review → needs_work |
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comment:8 Changed 11 years ago by
Description: | modified (diff) |
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Keywords: | beginner removed |
Status: | needs_work → needs_review |
"numerical" patch applies accumulated techniques for these numerical computations and should address the doctest failures.
comment:9 Changed 11 years ago by
Cc: | Jason Grout added |
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Same question on here as on #10791 -- is it appropriate to set this back to positive review (assuming the tests still pass on Rob's machine)?
comment:11 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | needs_review → positive_review |
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Based on jdmeyer's response to my question on #10791: the fixing patch looks reasonable and Rob tested it. I'd test it as well, except I'm currently building python 2.7 and testing it.
comment:13 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | → sage-4.8.alpha5 |
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Resolution: | → fixed |
Status: | positive_review → closed |
comment:14 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | sage-4.8.alpha5 |
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Resolution: | fixed |
Status: | closed → new |
This sometimes gives a doctest failure:
sage -t -long -force_lib devel/sage/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx ********************************************************************** File "/mnt/usb1/scratch/buildbot/sage/sage-1/sage_binary/build/sage-4.8.alpha5/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 2243: sage: Q.round(6).zero_at(10^-6) Expected: [-0.359211 0.569326 0.368048 0.641386] [ 0.179605 -0.144591 0.925041 -0.301885] [ 0.179605 -0.70488 0.077462 0.681825] [ 0.898027 0.397625 -0.053281 0.180566] Got: [-0.359211 0.569326 -0.631992 -0.383955] [ 0.179605 -0.144591 -0.6643 0.711014] [ 0.179605 -0.70488 -0.39705 -0.559676] [ 0.898027 0.397625 -0.040527 -0.183849] **********************************************************************
It's not clear why it happens. Because on the same machine I have one Sage build where it works, one where it doesn't with the exact same source, but different gcc version.
Does this code use any external libraries (ATLAS comes to mind)?
comment:15 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | new → needs_review |
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On Fedora 15-64 (flavius):
sage -t -long -force_lib devel/sage/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx ********************************************************************** File "/home/buildbot/build/sage/flavius-1/flavius_full/build/sage-4.8.alpha5/devel/sage-main/sage/matrix/matrix_double_dense.pyx", line 2243: sage: Q.round(6).zero_at(10^-6) Expected: [-0.359211 0.569326 0.368048 0.641386] [ 0.179605 -0.144591 0.925041 -0.301885] [ 0.179605 -0.70488 0.077462 0.681825] [ 0.898027 0.397625 -0.053281 0.180566] Got: [-0.359211 0.569326 0.616029 0.409077] [ 0.179605 -0.144591 0.692375 -0.683705] [ 0.179605 -0.70488 0.374205 0.575201] [ 0.898027 0.397625 0.033095 0.185331] **********************************************************************
comment:16 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | needs_review → needs_work |
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comment:17 Changed 11 years ago by
Thanks, Jeroen. Sorry for the delay in getting back to this one.
Yes, this uses SciPy, which in turn will use ATLAS. It seems a 2-dimensional eigenspace is being returned with different basis vectors.
This is mostly a documentation patch, so I think it would be best to make the tests more functional - checking that returned matrices have the desired properties - and less about the actual entries of the matrices. I'll put that on my list.
Rob
Changed 11 years ago by
Attachment: | trac_10795-QR-decomposition-double-dense-v2.patch added |
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comment:19 Changed 11 years ago by
Cc: | Dan Drake added |
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Keywords: | sd40.5 added |
Status: | needs_work → needs_review |
- Jeroen - thanks for the bump.
- Needed a rebase, so did that and also tidied up a few things. Almost entirely documentation, with one code change. Will need a new review since the documentation has changed.
- Doctest failures. Seems different platforms give different bases for the dimension 2 left kernel of the matrix. No harm in just removing it and explaining the situation, along with definitive evidence that the result behaves as expected.
comment:20 Changed 11 years ago by
Description: | modified (diff) |
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comment:21 Changed 11 years ago by
This looks good, and I think it is reasonable to use the Q as it is.
Could you please go over the patch and correct the Q
and Q to
Q
(and I think in some places R is missing the quotes also). Then I can give this a positive review.
Changed 11 years ago by
Attachment: | trac_10795-QR-decomposition-formatting.patch added |
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comment:22 Changed 11 years ago by
Description: | modified (diff) |
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Dear Martin,
Thanks for participating remotely in Sage Days 40.5. ;-)
"formatting" patch is an add-on, so you can see the changes. I did the "OUTPUT" section entirely with math quotes, other than the result objects. The rest is in code quotes.
Updated the output description, which needed work. Added some left kernel explanation for Dan Drake, who was also looking at this here at SD 40.5.
Thanks again, Rob
comment:23 Changed 11 years ago by
Reviewers: | Martin Raum → Martin Raum, Dan Drake |
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Status: | needs_review → positive_review |
This is a big improvement over what we previously had. Positive review.
Just for the patchbot: apply trac_10795-QR-decomposition-double-dense-v2.patch trac_10795-QR-decomposition-formatting.patch
comment:24 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | → sage-5.1.beta5 |
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Resolution: | → fixed |
Status: | positive_review → closed |
comment:25 Changed 11 years ago by
As reported on sage-devel, this gives doctest failures on OS X Lion, see #13140.
comment:26 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | sage-5.1.beta5 |
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Milestone: | sage-5.1 → sage-5.2 |
Resolution: | fixed |
Status: | closed → new |
Unmerging due to #13140.
comment:27 follow-up: 28 Changed 11 years ago by
Should this be marked "positive review" again, since #13140 is ready?
comment:28 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | new → needs_review |
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Replying to jhpalmieri:
Should this be marked "positive review" again, since #13140 is ready?
I think so. If that was the only reason this got unmerged, and that ticket is now fixed, this should again be ready.
comment:29 Changed 11 years ago by
Status: | needs_review → positive_review |
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comment:30 Changed 11 years ago by
Merged in: | → sage-5.2.beta1 |
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Resolution: | → fixed |
Status: | positive_review → closed |
Just one change to the code, to return an identity matrix in a trivial case. Everything else is documentation. Unfortunately, this file is not included in the documentation (yet). You can check that it builds without warnings, then look at it in the notebook to verify the contents and appearance.