Sun Studio 12 Update 1: OpenMP API User's Guide

1.1 Where to Find the OpenMP Specifications

The material presented in this manual describes issues specific to the Sun Studio implementation of the OpenMP API. For complete details you must refer to the OpenMP specification documents. This manual makes direct references to sections in the OpenMP 3.0 API specification.

The OpenMP 3.0 specification for C, C++, and Fortran 95 can be found on the official OpenMP website,

Additional information about OpenMP including tutorials and other resources for developers can be found on the cOMPunity website at

Latest information about the Sun Studio compiler releases and their implementation of the OpenMP API can be found on the Sun Developer Network portal at