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installing and testing cuda in ubuntu 14.04

no one seems to have asked already and since 14.04 is LTS I might as well go ahead and ask now: I am uncertain about how to install cuda in my system. looking around there are many tutorials about ...
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Install Nvidia driver for CUDA to use “GPU” option in Blender (ubuntu (13.10-) 14.04)

Same question as on the Blender stackexchange site. As a recap: I have to install the nvidia driver but how to do it? (repository or manually? And I already had problems with both, as said) My ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 blackout after Nvidia-cuda-toolkit installation

I do not have a GPU, but still I experimentally installed nvidia-cuda-toolkit through the terminal like sudo apt-get install nvidia-cuda-toolkit. nvcc command was working fine with sequential ...
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nvcc not found, but only when using sudo

I can't get ANYTHING working on linux. I'm trying to compile CudaMiner. sudo make: ypt-jane.o `test -f 'scrypt-jane.cpp' || echo './'`scrypt-jane.cpp mv -f .deps/cudaminer-scrypt-jane.Tpo ...
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Can't run make - gcc: command not found

I'm trying to follow a tutorial to get CudaMiner working on Linux. I have PAINSTAKINGLY installed NVidia drivers, Cuda 5.0 and incidentally I'm failing on the last step when I run make: make ...
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Installing freeglut3-dev on Ubuntu 12.04.4

I'm a fairly new Ubuntu user and have been trying to get the CUDA toolkit installed for a project. I've been following this guide: http://pastebin.com/fDpqvSi5 to try and get it installed correctly, ...
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nvidia tesla k10 fails to load cuda driver

I am able to download and install the video nvidia driver NVIDIA-Linux-x86_64-331.38.run , but cudaminer still fails with "Unable to query CUDA driver version! Is an nVidia driver installed?" If I try ...
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Why does nVidia proprietary driver come down to 304.116 automatically?

I installed nVidia proprietary drivers and before that completely uninstalled everything related to nvidia. I blacklisted the Nouveau drivers also. After installation when I run nvidia-smi it shows ...
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Are my video drivers in use?

I have a laptop with a Nvidia 250M and Xubuntu 12.04 LTS, I have installed Cuda 5.5 following this guide. I have a doubt. I have four drivers in "Additional Driver" but no one is marked as active and ...
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220 views

How do I install bumblebee and CUDA?

I'm trying to get CUDA running on my Dell Precision M6700 laptop. I use Ubuntu 12.04 for the moment but I can switch to a newer version if it facilitates the installation of CUDA. I just want CUDA to ...
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No menubar or launcher activity

I have Dell XPS L502X with grphics card NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M. I installed CUDA 5.5 in Ubuntu 12.10 which contains NVIDIA Graphics driver. After installing the desktop is like this. I tried ccsm and ...
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How can i install cuda if i have GeForce GTX 570 and GeForce GT 520

I have GeForce GTX 570 and GeForce GT 520, and when i install Nvidia drivers 304 , and i enter lspci | grep -i nvidia i could see the 2 GPU, so when i want to install CUDA, following this page I ...
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Unable to boot to GUI from a Text Window

I have installed nvidia cuda drivers and toolkit in ubuntu 12.04 as given in the book CUDA Programming A Developer’s Guide to Parallel Computing with GPUs by Shane Cook. I have used these commands ...
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Boot error after installing CUDA 5

I have just installed CUDA on Ubuntu 13.10 as described here: sn0v.wordpress.com/2012/12/07/installing-cuda-5-on-ubuntu-12-04 and the CUDA installer completes with no errors. I then rebooted and ...
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What do you do when Nvidia-CUDA drivers break Ubuntu?

I wanted to try some CUDA programming, so natually I installed all the Nvidia-CUDA* packages. After reboot, I can log in, but then there is only a black screen, and the cursor. Even after I remove ...
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Login screen looping after installing CUDA ToolKit on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - 32 bit version on my system. I did sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade. I installed the following packages - vim-gnome, python-matplotlib, ...
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Problem with Nvidia drivers for K20, C2070 on Ubuntu 12.04

My Desktop has the following configuration, Processor: Intel Core I7-4770K 3.5 GHz Mother board: MSI Z87-G43 64GB DDR3 Intel Motherboard GPUs: NVIDIA Tesla K20, NVIDIA Tesla C2070 and with 32 GB ...
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Check CUDA GPU usage

I've been number crunching using boinc for several years now and I'm starting to get into more computational stuff that uses CUDA. I was wondering if there is a way to check which processes are ...
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Difference between installing CUDA using nvidia-cuda-toolkit and the .run file

My laptop has a Ubuntu 13.10 installed and has a Nvidia 630M graphics card. I have been trying to install CUDA. I installed it using: sudo apt-get install nvidia-cuda-dev nvidia-cuda-doc ...
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Installing CUDA SDK version 5.5.2 on ubuntu 12.10 failed with unable to locate the kernel source

I'm unable to install CUDA SDK version 5.5.2 on ubuntu 12.10 due to the reason unable to locate the kernel source. here is my uname-r details 3.5.0-17-generic and the command that I used to ...
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Use integrated Intel Graphic card for display and Tesla for Cuda

I have a Tesla C2050 and an integrated graphic card Intel Xeon E3 1200. What I want to do is to use the Intel card for the screen and the Tesla card for doing cuda calculations. I have installed cuda ...
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1answer
168 views

Disable CUDA run time limit on kernels

I am using Ubuntu 12.10 with CUDA 5.5 installed on a laptop which have an Optimus compatible GPU. So the displays are using the integrated Intel GPU and I can use the Nvidia GPU (GeForce 525M) to run ...
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Installing cuda 5.5 on ubuntu 12.10, but missing launcher and menu bars

I tried both deb and .run file ways but they yield the same problem. My display card is GT630m, on my laptop. After the installation, everything works but the GUI is missing launcher and menu bars, ...
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Can't install Nvidia-drivers due to low graphics mode error

My PC configuration is as follows: Ubuntu 12.04.3 64 bit MSI FX-600 Intel core i3-330M 4 GB RAM Nvidia GT 325M I installed CUDA toolkit few days ago. Everything was working fine. But then from ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 with cuda 5.5 crash compiz

I'm trying to install cuda5.5 on my Ubuntu 13.04 I'm currently stuck with the error Failed to initialize GLX extension (compatible Nvidia X driver not found.) and I cannot launch compiz, with the ...
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CUDA is not working on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm planning to start some CUDA development, so I'm trying to use the NVIDIA card that I have installed and I haven't yet be able to use (an NVIDIA Corporation GF108M [GeForce GT 630M]) because Ubuntu ...
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Trying to install Proprietory Nvidia Graphics Drivers

After reading and trying many different suggestions for some hours, I returned to this how-to: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BinaryDriverHowto/Nvidia The first problem I encounter is how to ...
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Why does the nvidia-cuda-toolkit installer from nvidia install different files than apt-get nvidia-cuda-toolkit

I'm in the process of installing CUDA on an Ubuntu 13.04 system with a GeForc0e GTX 670MX graphics card. I first downloaded cuda_5.0.35-linux_64_ubuntu11.10-1.run from nvidia's website. This installs ...
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1answer
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Installing CUDA 5.0

I want to install the CUDA 5.0 toolkit package from the Ubuntu public repository but it needs to remove my Nvidia 319.27 driver which I do not want to be removed- It needs to remove it as it has been ...
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Integrated Video Card and NVIDIA PCIe on Ubuntu 13.04?

I would like to use both integrated and PCIe NVIDIA video card on my ubuntu box. The idea is to use the integrated video card to support two displays and the NVIDIA GTX650 for CUDA computing. ...
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318 views

Adapting bumblebee to updated Nvidia Driver?

I was able to update bumblebee to be compatible with the nvidia updates coming from repositories but since I am developing CUDA and the current drivers are not capable of debugging cuda code (at least ...
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1answer
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Installing CUDA toolkit

I am trying to set up my computer for CUDA development as per this instruction. Before installation it recommends uninstalling nvidia drivers and suggest running apt-get remove --purge "nvidia*". But ...
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Trouble with CUDA 5.0 on a laptop

I am currently trying to run a program called MC-GPU V1.3 ( https://code.google.com/p/mcgpu/ ), on my laptop. First off, let me explain my situation. Using a Lenovo y400 Laptop with Nvidia 650m ...
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CUDA: nVidia card has fallen off the bus

I am starting programming with CUDA but I am facing a very hard to fix problem: After some time the systems gives the error: NVRM: GPU at 0000:03:00.0 has fallen off the bus And the computer needs ...
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1answer
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Setting up CUDA

I have a Lenovo Y580, and I am following the instructions from this blog post to set up my laptop for gpu programming. At the end of the blog post, he says You will have to install gcc 4.4 $ ...
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installing CUDA on Ubuntu 12.10 GeForce GT 630

what are your impressions about installing CUDA API on Ubuntu 12.10? I've read about some incompatibility with gcc (here i.e.), that you have to reinstall v.4.4, but even then you can have crush of ...
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Running OpenCL apps with bumblebee

I have installed CUDA Toolkit 5.0 and nvidia-experimental-310 drivers. CUDA examples works fine with optirun but every OpenCL app fails to run with error calling clGetPlatformIDs function. I've tried ...
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Cannot access secondary GPU - error: [XORG] (EE) Failed to load module “nvidia” (module does not exist, 0) [closed]

Solution: Finaly i solved my problem!!! sudo apt-add-repository ppa:xorg-edgers/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nvidia-current nvidia-settings Problem: i have no idea how i can ...
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nvcc compiler setup Ubuntu 12.04

I successfully installed the nvidia driver and toolkit for cuda 5 (but not the samples) on a 64 bit Ubuntu 12.04 box. The samples failed to install even though I previously ran sudo apt-get ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to install CUDA and nVidia drivers in Ubuntu 11.10 that is installed in an external HDD?

We have to do cuda 5.0 programming on Ubuntu 11.10. Since we are using a shared workstation, we have chosen to go for a external HDD installed Ubuntu. Will this ubuntu work as the normal PC version ...
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How can install Cuda GeForce GT 555m drivers on Ubuntu 12.04 VirtualBox guest?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 in a Virtual Box as guest OS. Today I have tried to enable all functions of my graphic card under Ubuntu. But all my efforts were off the mark... because my experience with ...
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How to get Nvidia 555M working on Ubuntu 12.10 (drivers, optimus, cuda)?

I'm trying for few days to get my GPU working properly on Alienware M14x with GPU NVidia 555M, but I have no luck at all. After fresh ubuntu install I did follow the guide here NVIDIA Optimus and ...
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Will Nvidia Proprietary Drivers work or should I use Manually installed CUDA for Ubuntu 12.04 & Blender 2.64?

I am currently running the Manually installed Nvidia 64-295.49 CUDA drivers in 12.04LTS with my GeForce GTX 560 Ti, mainly for Blender 2.64 GPU rendering, but each time the Kernel updates I have to ...
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Cuda installation in 12.10 Quantal Quetzal [closed]

I updated from 12.04 to 12.10 and CUDA is not working anymore! Blender says: "cuda kernel compilation failed". But OpenCL works (but is much slower than cuda)! On precise CUDA worked just fine! Is ...
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Removing nvidia drivers without killing kubuntu-desktop (Kubuntu 12.04)

I am trying to install CUDA drivers on kubuntu 12.04, but in order to do so I need to remove nvidia drivers (which come in with the distro). The problem I have is that while doing so it also removes ...
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1answer
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Can't detect my graphics card (Nvidia GT 620M) on Xubuntu 11.10 & 12.04

The title pretty much sums it up. I recently purchased a new laptop with a Nvidia GT 620M, in order to use CUDA. I also have an Intel integrated graphics card. I first proceeded to install the ...
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Ubuntu (any version) and 650M CUDA

I'm trying to get CUDA working on Ubuntu. I can install any flavor and version, but have begun with Ubuntu 12.04 because I can't get the network set up with 11.04. This question is similar: No Cuda ...
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Installing CUDA on Ubuntu 12.04 with nvidia driver 295.59

I have been trying to get cuda to run on a nvidia gt 650m based laptop. I am running Ubuntu 12.04 with the nvidia 295.59 driver. Also, my laptop uses Optimus so I have install the driver via ...
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No Cuda in Ubuntu 12.04?

Is there no solution for CUDA for Ubuntu 12.04? Blender uses it under windows, but Ubuntu can't handle it.
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CUDA on Ubuntu 11.10 MacTel

Can anyone please point me to a tutorial or give me directions how to make my machine Cuda ready without crashing my system? Tried it once with the Cuda guide on the Nvidia site but that is not for ...