1.4. Installation steps¶
The following are the steps to use the library
- ROCM 1.0 Kernel, Driver and Compiler Installation (if not done until now)
- Library installation.
1.4.1. ROCM 1.0 Installation¶
To Know more about ROCM refer https://github.com/RadeonOpenCompute/ROCm/blob/master/README.md
a. Installing Debian ROCM repositories¶
Before proceeding, make sure to completely uninstall any pre-release ROCm packages.
Refer https://github.com/RadeonOpenCompute/ROCm#removing-pre-release-packages for instructions to remove pre-release ROCM packages.
Steps to install rocm package are,
wget -qO - http://packages.amd.com/rocm/apt/debian/rocm.gpg.key | sudo apt-key add -
sudo sh -c 'echo deb [arch=amd64] http://packages.amd.com/rocm/apt/debian/ trusty main > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/rocm.list'
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install rocm
and Reboot the system
b. Verifying the Installation¶
Once Reboot, to verify that the ROCm stack completed successfully you can execute HSA vector_copy sample application:
- cd /opt/rocm/hsa/sample
1.4.2. Library Installation¶
Install using Prebuilt debian
sudo dpkg -i hcrng-master-c751168-Linux.deb
Build debian from source
git clone https://bitbucket.org/multicoreware/hcrng.git && cd hcrng
chmod +x build.sh && ./build.sh
build.sh execution builds the library and generates a debian under build directory. Additionally to run the unit test along with installation invoke the following command,
To uninstall the library, invoke the following series of commands
chmod +x clean.sh