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xilink: : error #10037: could not find 'ar.exe'

Raymond_S_
Beginner
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Dear all:

  When I tried to compile the sample code "gfx_samples" under the path "IntelSWTools\samples_2016\en\compiler_c\psxe" of Parallel Studio XE 2016, I got an error:

xilink: : error #10037: could not find 'ar.exe'

I tried to write some code using intel graphics technology of intel compiler, I got the same error

and there are not any files which name is "ar.exe" in my computer.

I use windows 7, Visual Studio 2010 and 2013, Parallel Studio XE is "parallel_studio_xe_2016_update2 Cluster".

My CPU is i5 4590, with 12GB RAM.

And I use a nVidia graphics card GTX660Ti, but I think it is not related to the error.

Who can help me?

Thanks!

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Yuan_C_Intel
Employee
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Hi, Raymond

Please read below article. 

https://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/getting-started-with-compute-offload-to-intelr-graphics-te...

On Target system environment requirements on Windows, step 3, please follow the instructions to download and install binutils and setup the PATH environment variable to it.

Hope this helps.

Thanks.

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Yuan_C_Intel
Employee
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Hi, Raymond

Please read below article. 

https://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/getting-started-with-compute-offload-to-intelr-graphics-te...

On Target system environment requirements on Windows, step 3, please follow the instructions to download and install binutils and setup the PATH environment variable to it.

Hope this helps.

Thanks.

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Raymond_S_
Beginner
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Thank you very much!

Now it works.

Yolanda Chen (Intel) wrote:

Hi, Raymond

Please read below article. 

https://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/getting-started-with-compute-o...

On Target system environment requirements on Windows, step 3, please follow the instructions to download and install binutils and setup the PATH environment variable to it.

Hope this helps.

Thanks.

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