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Can I Raise my AMD PPD While Folding with a HD 6850?

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I'm currently using the v7 client for my GPU and I know it's in beta and what not.

But I was wondering I could use this guide to help me PPD on SMP, which has dropped by almost half!
post #2 of 10
Yea, wheres the corresponing guide for nvidia and Intel users? I remember seeing one but I can't find it now.
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Not really; that guide really just applies to the 3/4 series GPUs with the old, less efficient cores.

If you're using Core_16 WUs, just lowering the SMP client to use one core less than it's maximum would balance things.
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How do I do that?
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Do what, exactly?
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post #6 of 10
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Make it use one less core.
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If using the SMP client (not adding an SMP slot to v7), replace the "-smp" flag with "-smp 3".
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That's it?! Heh, I'll do that when I get back from work...

What kinda PPD increase can I expect?
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Not certain... differs for each system.
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post #10 of 10
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Okay, well I got about a 100 PPD raise, so not too shabby. I can't wait to start earning the SMP bonus points!
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