GPU Usage Shows 100%
Last updated: 2018-11-26 18:05:50PDF
When using a GPU computing instance, if you use
nvidia-smi to view the GPU status in the system, the GPU usage may be displayed as 100% while no processes are using GPU.
This may be caused by the ECC Memory Scrubbing mechanism used when the instance loads the NVIDIA driver.
nvidia-smi -pm 1 command in the instance system to get the GPU Driver into the Persistence mode.
- Log in to the GPU computing instance and run the following command:
nvidia-smi -pm 1
- Run the following command to check GPU usage:
Here's a screen indicating that the GPU usage is normal: