.CU Files for MATLAB

14 views (last 30 days)
Oli Shaw
Oli Shaw on 2 Aug 2019
Commented: Samuel Gray on 9 Feb 2021
I am trying to replicate an academic paper. The code from the paper includes a .cu file that generates files that are needed for the remainer of the paper.
I did some searching and I may need an additional toolkit for MATLAB to run this correctly
From here, I tried the nvcc command, and my version of MATLAB does not recognize the function.
Is the following link the toolkit that I need to get this to run?
  8 Comments
Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 2 Aug 2019
You need VS 2017, or VS 2015 Professional, in order to use CUDA properly.

Sign in to comment.

Answers (1)

Joss Knight
Joss Knight on 3 Aug 2019
Hi Oli. You don't run nvcc in MATLAB, since it isn't a MATLAB feature. You run it at a Windows Command Prompt (or Powershell). Use it to generate a PTX file and then load that into MATLAB using the CUDAKernel feature. To use this properly is an Advanced skill because it requires you to understand a bit about CUDA code and CUDA kernels.
  1 Comment
Samuel Gray
Samuel Gray on 9 Feb 2021
nvcc is a command-line tool that is installed when you install the CUDA toolkit.
the above download for an example of using nvcc with matlab

Sign in to comment.

Tags

Community Treasure Hunt

Find the treasures in MATLAB Central and discover how the community can help you!

Start Hunting!