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is my laptop. Can I fold bigadv on it?
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2GHz? Probably not.
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2GHz? Probably not.
Turbo boost up to 2.9 I thought. Maybe thats not across all cores. Dont know.
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Well I started it folding and the intel turbo boost monitor says that it is running at 2.4GHz although it seems to fluctuate between 2.3 and 2.6.
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I would hate to see that thing blow up from all the heat you are going to generate...
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I would hate to see that thing blow up from all the heat you are going to generate...
Well its like 60 degrees in my office at work(where I left it) so hopefully it will be ok. I will login remotely and check on it here in a bit.

Edit: Ok, so it is running at 80 degrees, anyone think thats a little warm?
Edited by austinb324 - 8/12/11 at 3:27pm
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Edit: Ok, so it is running at 80 degrees, anyone think thats a little warm?
I would not leave it running 24/7 at those temperatures.
post #8 of 12
Yeah, get a laptop cooler for it.
post #9 of 12
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Ok, so I set up the laptop with the v7 client and I followed zodacs guide with the bigadv enabled but it doesn't seem to be getting bigadv WUs. Its gettin units that are taking between 5-8 hours to complete. Whats the deal?
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post #10 of 12
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Originally Posted by austinb324 View Post
Ok, so I set up the laptop with the v7 client and I followed zodacs guide with the bigadv enabled but it doesn't seem to be getting bigadv WUs. Its gettin units that are taking between 5-8 hours to complete. Whats the deal?
Make sure that you have hyper-threading enabled because you need at least 8 threads to run big advanced work units.
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