Linux Ubuntu

Here are some helpful tips for fixing various issues with conflicting library or driver versions on Linux Ubuntu machines.

Nvidia GPUs:

These GPU cards were successfully installed:

Nvidia GTX 780 Ti

To enable CUDA computing without login-loop:
  • Ubuntu 15.04 install
  • apt-get install nvidia-304
  • apt-get install nvidia-cuda-toolkit (should install cuda 6.5)

Nvidia GTX 960

To enable CUDA computing without login-loop:
  • Ubuntu 14.04 install
  • apt-get install nvidia-cuda-toolkit (cuda 7.5)

It may also be necessary to remove other (much) older nvidia gpu cards from PCI slots to prevent the login-loop.

 
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