Enable GPU in Stan

Hi friends,

I am trying to enable the GPU running in my cmdstanr. My laptop has both Intel and NVIDIA GPU for windows. I tried to follow the instructions that is given by @Erik_Strumbelj

This is my frist time that ia trying to do these steps and I am not famliar with OpenCL. I tried to google and find solutions but could not find good approach:

1. how can i check or install the Make mingw32-make and g++ 4.9.3? I have installed the cmdstanr from anaconda. when I use the conda commander and checks them it gives me:

(stan-env) C:\Users\mmabae>g++ --version
g++ (Rev5, Built by MSYS2 project) 5.3.0
Copyright (C) 2015 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO

(stan-env) C:\Users\mmabae>mingw32-make --version
GNU Make 4.1.90
Built for Windows32
Copyright (C) 1988-2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

so does it mean everything is ok for this step? having said that I already installed NVIDIA CUDA and Rtools as well.

  1. I have no idea how i should check the IDs of my target device. I already instaled visual studio and when i use ‘make’ there it said this word is not meaning. i do not about clifinfo as well.

I will be thankfull if you kindly advice me on this.


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