Getting Pycuda to work with Mpi4py on 2 gpus

I am trying to run a pycuda program across two gpus. I have read a great post by Talonmies explaining how you do it with the threading library, the post also mentioned this is possible with mpi4py.

When I run mpi4py with pycuda, program gives the error: self.ctx = driver.Device(gpuid).max_context pycuda._driver.logicError: cuDeviceGet failed: not initialized

Perhaps this is due to my attempt to initalize two of the gpu devices simutanously. Does anyone have a very short example of how we can get 2 gpus working with mpi4py?

Category:python Views:2 Time:2011-07-15

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