Intel® DPC++ Compatibility Tool System Requirements

ID 678716
Updated 3/7/2024
Version 2024.1




This document provides details about hardware, operating system, and software prerequisites for the Intel® DPC++ Compatibility Tool.

Supported Host Operating Systems

The following distributions are supported.

Linux* Host

  • Ubuntu* 20.04, 22.04 LTS
  • Red Hat* Enterprise Linux* 8.x, 9
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)* 15 SP3, SP4, SP5
  • Fedora 38, 39

Windows* Host

  • Windows 10 (64 bit), 11
  • Microsoft* Windows Server* 2019, 2022

Software Requirements


Certain CUDA* header files may need to be accessible to the tool (Supported CUDA versions are: 8.0, 9.x, 10.1, 10.2, 11.0 ~11.8, 12.0 ~ 12.3)

Linux* Host

  • APIs in the 'dpct::' namespace built with Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler using C++17 and GCC7.5+
  • Python* 3.0 or later (for intercept-build)
  • Make* 4.0 or later (for intercept-build)
  • GCC* 7.5 for SUSE, GCC* 9.4.0 for Ubuntu 20.04, GCC* 11.3.0 for Ubuntu 22.04, GCC* 8.5.0 for Red Hat 8, GCC* 11.2.1 for Red Hat 9 (These GCC versions are tested by Intel and known to work; other distributions may or may not work. If you have questions, access the Intel Community Forums when you need assistance.  If you have Commercial Support, create a support ticket.)

Windows* Host

  • APIs in the 'dpct::' namespace built with Intel® oneAPI DPC++/C++ Compiler using C++17
  • Microsoft* Visual Studio* 2019 or 2022

Development Environment


  • Please refer to the "Eclipse" section in this link

Microsoft* Visual Studio*

  • Microsoft Visual Studio (version 2019 or 2022) needed if using Visual Studio IDE for development.


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