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I am running both GPU and CPU clients.
My GPU client takes about 70 seconds to do 1% which is great.
My CPU client is taking about 10 minutes per 1%.

Thoughts please on what I can do for now with this CPU. It's the one in my signature rig. I have the -smp argument set. it does see all 4 cores. I am overclocked about 20% from 2.6 to 3.2. I have a real good cooler so could overclock more easily but I am not certain on all that. The bios had an option where I could set an auto overclock from 5% to 20% so that's what I did.

I will be upgrading soon to a 2600k most likely and know that will help but am looking at just setting up a second rig using this chip and my XFX GTX 285 Black as 24/7 folding operation. So with that in mind what can I do if anything.

Thanks all.
    
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It is best to overclock manually rather than the auto overclock tool. Also better cooling does give you more room to overclock.
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I am running both GPU and CPU clients.
My GPU client takes about 70 seconds to do 1% which is great.
My CPU client is taking about 10 minutes per 1%.

Thoughts please on what I can do for now with this CPU. It's the one in my signature rig. I have the -smp argument set. it does see all 4 cores. I am overclocked about 20% from 2.6 to 3.2. I have a real good cooler so could overclock more easily but I am not certain on all that. The bios had an option where I could set an auto overclock from 5% to 20% so that's what I did.

I will be upgrading soon to a 2600k most likely and know that will help but am looking at just setting up a second rig using this chip and my XFX GTX 285 Black as 24/7 folding operation. So with that in mind what can I do if anything.

Thanks all.
What WU is your CPU working on? It's hard to tell how good that TPF is w/o knowing that.
    
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