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Hi folks

Im attempting to follow this guide (http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...v-folding.html), but what does "install your favorite x64 linux distro" mean?!

I have no idea at all...all ive done is install linux in windows and im already stuck..
post #2 of 24
I'm pretty sure Bigadv is for the 2600k only..

But I could be wrong..
 
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no theres way to do it on 2500k, hence the title of the thread i posted
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$ilent, you may be better off following this guide for setting up the 2500k. Just use cpus=8 instead of 12, at least in the beginning. Once you know if your overclock will be fast enough for the bigbigadv then you could use cpus=12.
 
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I'm using a 1090t folding native that works fine with -bigadv. If you are staying with Windows, I think you'll need to run it in a VM (Virtual Machine).
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$ilent, you may be better off following this guide for setting up the 2500k. Just use cpus=8 instead of 12, at least in the beginning. Once you know if your overclock will be fast enough for the bigbigadv then you could use cpus=12.
^^ This, I've used this guide to setup my 2500k, its working just fine and within a VM as you are trying to use. You can skip down past the setup part (the installing of Linux) since it seems you already have your VM up and running.

Follow the Comprehensive guide, it's step by step and detailed.
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So darksun I skip the Linux install and go to which point? I'm just in middle of an overlock and on iPhone
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So darksun I skip the Linux install and go to which point? I'm just in middle of an overlock and on iPhone
FAH 6.34 Install Guide


1 - This portion of the guide will almost all be done in the terminal.....


Make sure you do updates before you start on the FAH install portion.
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So darksun I skip the Linux install and go to which point? I'm just in middle of an overlock and on iPhone
First install the Linux OS insde of the VM

Open that VM, which will have Linux running

Open "Terminal" in the Linux VM

Then, follow the rest of the guide.

I think that is what you are asking.
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Hi folks

Im attempting to follow this guide (http://www.overclock.net/folding-hom...v-folding.html), but what does "install your favorite x64 linux distro" mean?!

I have no idea at all...all ive done is install linux in windows and im already stuck..

Linux distros means either redhat, ubuntu, centos, suse, gentoo, archlinux etc.


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