cuda_empty_cache: Empty cache

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cuda_empty_cacheR Documentation

Empty cache

Description

Releases all unoccupied cached memory currently held by the caching allocator so that those can be used in other GPU application and visible in nvidia-smi.

Usage

cuda_empty_cache()

Note

cuda_empty_cache() doesn’t increase the amount of GPU memory available for torch. However, it may help reduce fragmentation of GPU memory in certain cases. See Memory management article for more details about GPU memory management.


torch documentation built on Jan. 24, 2023, 1:05 a.m.