Wednesday, January 6, 2016

How to install CUDA 7.0 in BP012 with Nvidia K40C

Hardware: BP012, PNOR v1.0, BMC v1.00.48
GPU: Nvidia K40C
OS: Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS ppc64el
CUDA: v7.0 for ppc64el
Nvidia K40C driver for CUDA v7.0: v346.96 for Linux Power8 Ubuntu 14.04

1.      Nvidia K40C requires external PSU, Power on before BP012 AC-on.
2.      Connect LAN to DHCP environment before Install OS.

How to build RAID volume in BP012 with LSI RAID adapter

BP012, PNOR: v1.7, BMC: v1.00.48
RAID Adapter: LSI 9361-8i
HDD: Toshiba 1TB SAS HDD x3

1.      Boot up BP012 with USB device contains storcli64 and DVD-ROM with OS (Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS ppcle64)
2.      Boot to BP012 to Petiboot menu
3.      Type x or exit to Petiboot shell
4.      Type mount to check path of USB device