Article ID: 000092603 Content Type: Compatibility Last Reviewed: 02/21/2023

Unable to Use “–Transform=Pruning” Option in Model Optimizer (MO) Command When Using OpenVINO 2021

Environment

OpenVINO 2021 and older

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Summary

Pruning transformation is a new MO feature starting from OpenVINO™ 2022 version.

Description
  • Added --transform=Pruning in MO command using OpenVINO™ 2022 without any issue.
  • Added --transform=Pruning in MO command using OpenVINO™ 2021 and received an error:
    [ ERROR ] Cannot apply Pruning transformations due to missing Inference Engine Python API
Resolution
  • The parameter --transform=Pruning is not available in OpenVINO™ 2021.
  • The new pruning transformation is available and can be applied starting with OpenVINO™ 2022.
Additional information

Refer to Release Notes for detail.

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