mjharvey

beta4: CPU target without GPU hardware

Discussion created by mjharvey on Nov 6, 2009
Latest reply on Nov 7, 2009 by mjharvey

Hi,


My question is: is there a way to install the beta4 on a Windows machine that is lacking a GPU so that the CPU can be used as the ocl target device?

 

I'd like to use the beta4 runtime to target the CPU on a machine without a Radeon GPU, but the catalyst drivers won't install in the absence of a graphics card.

I've manually installed the aticalcl.dll, &c from a different machine, along with the demo applications.Now, when I try running one, I get:

 

$ ./RadixSort --device cpu
Error: clCreateContextFromType failed. Error code : CL_DEVICE_NOT_FOUND
For test only: Expires on Sun Feb 28 00:00:00 2010

MJH

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