griddedInterpolant bug with Matlab Coder in R2022b

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Hi All,
I am trying to make use MATLAB Coder (version 5.5) for griddedInterpolant, But I am getting the following errors
"??? Sample points must be 1-dimensional for code generation."
clearvars; clc; close all;
x = -5:0.8:5;
y = -5:0.8:5;
[xg,yg] = ndgrid(x,y);
vg = sin(xg.^2 + yg.^2) ./ (xg.^2 + yg.^2);
surf(xg,yg,vg); hold on
xq = -4;
yq = 1.2;
vq = griddedInterpolant_test(x,y,xq,yq);
plot3(xq,yq,vq,'r*');
codegen -report -config:lib griddedInterpolant_test.m -args {-5:0.8:5, -5:0.8:5, -4, 1.2}
In my original code, I also get the following error even though xg, yz, zg matrices in griddedInterpolant(xg,yg,zg) are all having a fixed (m x n) size and when the interpolant is evaluated at a single xq, yq.
"??? Unable to determine varargin/varargout index due to failed loop unrolling."
Does it mean that MATLAB Coder is not compatible with 2-dimensional interpolation when griddedInterpolant is used ?
Please write to me if you need any additional details
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Sri Raman A
Sri Raman A on 10 Nov 2022
vg is generated inside the griddedInterpolant_test function based on the same xg and yg. It is additionally generated in the script only for plotting the surface (because visualizing the problem makes it easy to understand)

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Steven Lord
Steven Lord on 10 Nov 2022
The first error you received is not a bug. The fact that griddedInterpolant requires that the sample points be vectors rather than matrices or N-dimensional arrays when used in code generation with MATLAB Coder is a documented limitation. See the "C/C++ Code Generation" item in the Extended Capabilities section of the documentation page to which I linked above.
I am not certain of the reason you received the second error message you quoted. From the fact that you said you received this with "my original code" I assume that you ran a different code than the one you posted to receive that error. Without seeing that code I'm not sure if it would be possible to determine the cause of this error.
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 17 Nov 2022
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