Author: Erik Smistad

lewing@isc.tamu.edu Larry Ewing and The GIMP 0

Fix NVIDIA driver 387 for Linux kernel 4.13+ on Ubuntu

Apparently, the current NVIDIA drivers (387) which comes with CUDA 9.1 doesn’t compile with the new Linux kernels (4.13+) on Ubuntu. The error report from DKMS will say something like: /var/lib/dkms/nvidia-387/387.26/build/nvidia-uvm/uvm8_va_block.c: In function ‘block_cpu_fault_locked’:...

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OpenCL bugs

OpenCL is a great framework, however, AMD’s, NVIDIA’s and Apple’s OpenCL compilers are not. I have worked over 4 years with OpenCL and I have experienced a lot of bugs. Here I present a...

Memory-mapped files using the boost library 12

Memory-mapped files using the boost library

The objective of memory mapping files is to increase I/O performance. Memory mapping a file creates a pointer to a segment in virtual memory and the actual loading is performed by the Operating System...