AMD FX-9370 8 cores
ram 8gm ddr3 cl9
ubuntu 14.10 64bit
nvidia gtx580- 3gb
cuda toolkit 6.0
Broken: 2.72>2.74 daily and goosebery
Short description of error
Nvidia cards form x5 series have now huge memory usage in ubuntu. default cube scene 896mb with supported features and 1890mb with experimental features set.
Same problem is not present on same system with second card- gt630-which is newer.
Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Just run blender on ubuntu with gtx 5xx card and check vram usage. Almost no space for anything there.