#cli #nvidia

bin+lib nvidia-checker

Check CLI for NVIDIA software environment

3 releases

new 0.1.2 Feb 12, 2024
0.1.1 Feb 12, 2024
0.1.0 Jan 28, 2024

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The crate nvidia-checker is a checker CLI tool for nvidia software environment. It can be used when developers want to use the same environment of nvidia software.

  • Supported feature
    • Used as library
    • Check with specified version
    • Check with specified version in range
  • Document

Get started for CLI


  • Install cargo
  • Install nvidia-checker
cargo install nvidia-checker

Print environment


Check with desirable environment

nvidia-checker --diff ./config/test.toml
  • Output example
17:00:39 [INFO] ===== Start nvidia-checker =====
17:00:39 [INFO] command: uname -r


17:00:39 [INFO] command: cat /etc/os-release

PRETTY_NAME="Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS"
VERSION="22.04.1 LTS (Jammy Jellyfish)"

17:00:39 [INFO] command: cat /proc/driver/nvidia/version

NVRM version: NVIDIA UNIX x86_64 Kernel Module  545.23.08  Mon Nov  6 23:49:37 UTC 2023
GCC version:  gcc version 11.4.0 (Ubuntu 11.4.0-1ubuntu1~22.04) 

17:00:39 [INFO] command: nvcc -V

nvcc: NVIDIA (R) Cuda compiler driver
Copyright (c) 2005-2023 NVIDIA Corporation
Built on Wed_Nov_22_10:17:15_PST_2023
Cuda compilation tools, release 12.3, V12.3.107
Build cuda_12.3.r12.3/compiler.33567101_0

17:00:39 [INFO] command: dpkg -l | grep cudnn

hi  libcudnn8                                                    amd64        cuDNN runtime libraries
hi  libcudnn8-dev                                                amd64        cuDNN development libraries and headers
ii  ros-humble-cudnn-cmake-module                     0.0.1-3jammy.20230112.141335            amd64        Exports a CMake module to find cuDNN.

17:00:39 [INFO] command: dpkg -l | grep TensorRT

ii  libnvinfer-bin                                                amd64        TensorRT binaries
hi  libnvinfer-dev                                                amd64        TensorRT development libraries
ii  libnvinfer-dispatch8                                          amd64        TensorRT dispatch runtime library
ii  libnvinfer-headers-dev                                        amd64        TensorRT development headers
ii  libnvinfer-headers-plugin-dev                                 amd64        TensorRT plugin headers
ii  libnvinfer-lean8                                              amd64        TensorRT lean runtime library
hi  libnvinfer-plugin-dev                                         amd64        TensorRT plugin libraries
hi  libnvinfer-plugin8                                            amd64        TensorRT plugin libraries
ii  libnvinfer-vc-plugin8                                         amd64        TensorRT vc-plugin library
hi  libnvinfer8                                                   amd64        TensorRT runtime libraries
hi  libnvonnxparsers-dev                                          amd64        TensorRT ONNX libraries
hi  libnvonnxparsers8                                             amd64        TensorRT ONNX libraries
hi  libnvparsers-dev                                              amd64        TensorRT parsers libraries
hi  libnvparsers8                                                 amd64        TensorRT parsers libraries
ii  ros-humble-tensorrt-cmake-module                  0.0.3-1jammy.20230112.141218            amd64        Exports a CMake module to find TensorRT.

17:00:39 [INFO] ===== Your environment =====
Environment {
    checked_time: "2024.01.27 02:00:39",
    os: "Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS",
    kernel: "5.15.0-58-generic",
    nvidia_driver: "545.23.08",
    cuda: "cuda_12.3.r12.3",
    cudnn: "",
    tensorrt: "",
17:00:39 [INFO] ===== Check environment =====
17:00:39 [INFO] os: OK
17:00:39 [INFO] kernel: OK
17:00:39 [INFO] nvidia driver: OK
17:00:39 [INFO] cuda: OK
17:00:39 [INFO] cudnn: OK
17:00:39 [INFO] tensorrt: OK

Check with the change from latest check

  • If you want to check with the change for NVIDIA software environment as automatic apt update, you can use nvidia-checker as below.
    • The environment file at the last nvidia-checker running is at $HOME/.local/nvidia-checker/latest.toml.
nvidia-checker --latest

Run from source files

  • Clone repository
git clone https://github.com/scepter914/nvidia-checker-rs.git
  • Run
cargo run --release --bin nvidia-checker -- --diff ./config/test.toml

Use as library

nvidia-checker = "0.1.1"


  • Next release
  • v0.1.2
    • Update cargo.toml
  • v0.1.1
    • Arrange crate for library use
    • Update README
  • v0.1.0
    • Published nvidia-checker crate


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