XPS 15 9560
Operating system and graphics card
Win 10 / GTX 1050
Official 2.79 Release and 2.79.0-cacba95
Short description of error
Here on the XPS and a Ryzen Threadripper with GTX 1080Ti the render of the attached scene will be stopped with a CUDA error:
Launch failed in cuCTXSynchronize(), line 1762
Disconnecting the Volume Absorption node will fix this. Conclusion: Volume Absorption is broken.
Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Load the attached scene and press F12 for render.