Tag Archive: amd

Oct 04

Embedding OpenCL Kernel Files in the Application on Windows

OpenCL kernel files are often a hindrance in writing generic code because they lead to the use of absolute paths in the application. One can overcome this issue on Linux by using relative paths. However on Windows, visual studio is not very friendly to the use of relative paths. One way to solve this problem …

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Dec 07

Running OpenCL applications remotely on AMD GPUs

AMD’s OpenCL implementation relies on CAL to manage the AMD GPU for general-purpose computations. AMD CAL uses existing API hooks into the display driver to access the GPU. For doing so, CAL needs to have direct access to the display driver. When the applications are run locally on the graphics console, CAL has direct access …

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