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More generally, how can you check the current status of your GPU? (current number of threads running, memory state, and so on).

(I'm using linux, so Windows-only solutions, while interesting, won't solve my problem)

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If you are using Nvidia, you could use the Visual Profiler utility included in the CUDA Toolkit :


For Radeon, perhaps the ATI Tray Tools can do the same (but I am not sure).

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Pretty cool, and it seems to work on Linux, too! I'll probably award you the bounty, will just wait a bit more to see if other people have other solutions to offer. – Peltier Oct 25 '11 at 18:24

I use GPU-Z.

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The screenshots don't show any computation monitoring capabilities... Does it really have them? – Peltier Oct 25 '11 at 18:22

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