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authorBenjamin Segovia <>2012-06-19 21:53:26 +0000
committerKeith Packard <>2012-08-10 16:18:53 -0700
commitf26a40e9b7908fc8ab48c2efe260d04045b77f40 (patch)
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parent1671526b15a8aac1378a366002ec2c85b0596609 (diff)
Updated and compiled README
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@@ -48,7 +48,11 @@ Apart from the OpenCL library itself that can be used by any OpenCL application,
this code also produces various tests to ensure the compiler and the run-time
consistency. This small test framework uses a simple c++ registration system to
register all the unit tests.
-Typically, in utests/:
+You need to set the variable `OCL_KERNEL_PATH` to locate the OCL kernels. They
+are with the run-time in `./kernels`.
+Then in `utests/`:
`> ./run`
@@ -58,6 +62,11 @@ will run all the unit tests one after the others
will only run `some_unit_test0` and `some_unit_test1` tests
+As an important remark, the code was only tested on IVB GT2 with a rather
+minimal Linux distribution (ArchLinux) and a very small desktop (dwm). If you
+use something more sophisticated using compiz or similar stuffs, you may expect
+serious problems and GPU hangs.