For the record, my graphic card is a GTX 870M.
- Install Nvidia recommended drivers. You can find it out by using the command
ubuntu-drivers devices. It will tell you the recommended driver you should install via
apt-get(I installed nvidia-361).
- Run the file
Make sure to say yes to everything EXCEPT the prompt that reads:
Install NVIDIA Accelerated Graphics Driver for Linux-x86_64 352.39? ((y)es/(n)o/(q)uit): n
- Run the tests. Go to the folder you installed the Nvidia tests (default is /~/NVIDIA_CUDA-7.5_Samples). Then change one line (
You can test by doing
- Install Theano
`pip install theano´
- Add CUDA PATHS to .bashrc:
- Run a theano test. As per theano's Docs, you can use a test file like this:
./cuda_7.5.18_linux.runTHEANOFLAGS="mode=FASTRUN,device=gpu,floatX=float32,nvcc.flags=-DFORCEINLINES" python theano_test.py