PyProf 20.07 Release Notes
PyProf release for 20.07, is available in the NVIDIA PyTorch NGC containers and directly from the PyProf GitHub page.
The key features of PyProf v3.2.0 / r20.07 are:
- Latest PyProf version supports PyTorch 1.6.0 and Nsight Systems 2020.3.2
- Latest PyProf version compatible with DLProf v0.13.0 / r20.07
- Monkey patch support for APEX, fused Adam, and Layer Norm functions.
- PyYAML requirement has been removed.
- Error handling for non-existent parse file arguments has been added.
- This software only supports PyTorch 1.6.
- Forward-Backward kernel correlation heuristics do not work correctly with PyTorch 1.6.
Recommended work arounds include:
- Use with PyTorch 1.5.
- Use the 20.03-py3 PyTorch NGC container:
docker pull nvcr.io/nvidia/pytorch:20.03-py3
- Use DLProf in the 20.08 NGC PyTorch container.