Re: [AMBER] Help compiling AMBER18 GPU Code- Cannot find compiler cl.exe in PATH

From: David A Case <>
Date: Thu, 30 May 2019 06:58:58 -0400

On Wed, May 29, 2019, Jay Spencer wrote:
>I am on Windows 10 and doing this from a Linux subsystem/Ubuntu 18.04.1.
>Whenever I enter "make install" into the command line I get the following
>*nvcc fatal : Cannot find compiler 'cl.exe' in PATH*

>I previously had difficulties with the "./configure -cuda gnu" command not
>finding nvcc.exe when the NVIDIA Toolkit was installed under: C:\Program
>Files\NVIDIA GPU Computing Toolkit\CUDA\v9.2\bin
>The solution to this was copying the CUDA installation to my user account
>like so : C:\Users\jas0123\CUDA\v9.2\bin

>I have verified that cl.exe is present at: mnt/c/Users/jas0123/Microsoft
>Visual Studio 14.0/vc/bin/cl.exe.

Sounds like both problems are with directory paths that have spaces in
them. See if you can copy (or make links) to cl.exe to a directory that
has no spaces.

...good luck....dac

p.s.: thanks for the report. If you can get things to work, please
consider summarizing what you did, and we'll get a description posted on
our web page. Same offer to anyone else who may have solved this

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