Re: [AMBER] Error: an illegal memory access was encountered launching kernel kClearForces

From: David Cerutti <>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 22:02:50 -0400

The above error is hard to trace--many things could have gone wrong before
this point and caused the simulation to fail. Typically, it means that
some particle has shot into the stratosphere, but what did that is the real


On Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 7:46 PM Kandes, Martin <> wrote:

> Hi Amber Developers,
> We have a user running into the above error while using Amber16. I
> understand it could be due to a problem with the simulation/calculation
> itself and we're working with them to debug the problem. However, I think
> several other Amber users on the mailing list have previously come across
> this thread [1] in the developer mailing list archive. Any chance you can
> make the mentioned 'workaround' available publicly? The bugzilla link
> appears to be private. It'd be helpful to know if this workaround might be
> applicable to our user's situation.
> Thanks,
> Marty
> [1]
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