I use PS3 (Fedora 9) to develop OpenCL application. I updated to version 0.3 but got the CL_COMPILER_NOT_AVAILABLE. I already follow the instructions on the installation guide but no result. I do not have this experience before (using version 0.2). Any help is appreciated. Thanks.
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2 replies Latest Post - 2011-06-15T10:07:58Z by erman_ibm
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Re: CL_COMPILER_NOT_AVAILABLE2011-06-14T19:15:09Z in response to erman_ibmerman_ibm:
Sorry for not responding sooner, but in order to recreate your environment, I had to locate a PS3 with Fedora 9 installed. For your information, this is not a tested or supported configuration. However, there is no fundamental reason is should not work.
I think I have recreated the problem you are experiencing. The issue is that the compiler failed to configure itself as a result of failing to locate required 64-bit glibc and stdc++ system components. On my system, I found that only one package was missing - glibc-devel for ppc64.
In order to ensure everything is properly installed, I recommend the following installation steps.
1) Install the missing glibc-devel package.
yum install glibc-devel-2.8-3.ppc64
2) Uninstall the OpenCL SDK version 0.3. See section 2.3 of the OpenCL Development Kit for Linux on Power - Installation and User's Guide
3) Re-install the development kit - see Step 2 of section 2.2 of the same guide.
erman_ibm 270002EA938 PostsACCEPTED ANSWER
Re: CL_COMPILER_NOT_AVAILABLE2011-06-15T10:07:58Z in response to SystemAdminThank you for reply. I followed the steps you suggest, and it works now. Actually I use OpenCL on PS3 for my school work and assignments. Glad to know that this v0.3 supports OpenCL 1.1.