CUDACasts Episode #5: Install CUDA 5.5 with a Linux Package Manager

Originally published at: https://developer.nvidia.com/blog/cudacasts-episode-5-install-cuda-55-linux-package-manager/

Today, CUDA 5.5 has been officially released! To continue with our CUDACasts mini-series on new CUDA 5.5 features, we will be exploring a new method for installing the CUDA platform on a supported Linux OS. In previous versions of CUDA, you would have used the run-file installer, a utility that handled installing the CUDA Toolkit,…