Re: [AMBER-Developers] CUDA build fails for PBSA

From: Ray Luo <>
Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2017 10:40:45 -0800

Yes, it requires CUSP_HOME to build. Will ask Ruxi to find a way to
add this option in configure.

All the best,
Ray Luo, Ph.D.
Professor of Structural Biology/Biochemistry/Biophysics,
Chemical Physics, Biomedical Engineering, and Chemical Engineering
Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
University of California, Irvine, CA 92697-3900
On Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 9:48 AM, Daniel Roe <> wrote:
> Clean GIT master: 0494517ae737e465fdd737684454526f7ad14d26
> ./configure --with-python `which python` -cuda gnu
> ```
> make[2]: Entering directory
> `/mnt/raid0/droe/Amber/GIT/amber-test/AmberTools/src/pbsa'
> Error: CUSP_HOME is not properly set. This must point to your CUSP
> library installation.
> make[2]: *** [.cuda_precheck] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory
> `/mnt/raid0/droe/Amber/GIT/amber-test/AmberTools/src/pbsa'
> make[1]: *** [cuda_serial] Error 2
> ```
> The message offers no clues as to what CUSP_HOME is supposed to refer
> to but I assume it's this:
> CUSP appears to come with CUDA 8.0 (at least there is a
> in the lib64 subdir). However, some fiddling around shows PBSA expects
> CUSP_HOME to point to something that has a /cusp subdirectory. I'm
> guessing previously this was an add-on install for CUDA?
> Bottom line is that currently it seems that CUDA-enabled PBSA depends
> on this, but it is not properly checked for during configure. Probably
> configure should search for CUSP and set a config.h variable pointing
> to it, or leave it blank if not found. The entire CUDA install
> shouldn't fail just because this one piece isn't there.
> -Dan
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