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Beh, you're right, just Milkway then tongue.gif

Wish we could get him to join up for WCG and POEM....

WCG sure lol. But Poem... doesn't exactly have much going on for him lol. Looks like he hasn't run it in a while. I think my rig may be able to put out around 100k if i ran it 24/7 but I dunno if I wanna do that haha. 60k or so was the highest I got in one day after running only part of the day.
Edited by hijackerjack - 1/16/13 at 6:42pm
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Do I need a quad core CPU to be able to run 4 WU's on a dual GPU rig?
(Since one WU requires 1.00 CPU's so four WU's needs 4.00 CPU cores)

Am I making sense? I'm sleepy.
 
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Some projects that say to use a full core per wu but I have ran them with less. It just might take a little longer. I haven't done it with WCG though.
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Originally Posted by R.D.BID View Post

Do I need a quad core CPU to be able to run 4 WU's on a dual GPU rig?
(Since one WU requires 1.00 CPU's so four WU's needs 4.00 CPU cores)

Am I making sense? I'm sleepy.

No need to. It is true that WCG GPU units need a full core at times. This occurs at the beginning, midpoint, and end of the work unit crunching. Other than those times, it will use a smaller amount of CPU. Timing the start of the work units correctly can have you with running 3 work units at the same time and only using 1 CPU core.
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No need to. It is true that WCG GPU units need a full core at times. This occurs at the beginning, midpoint, and end of the work unit crunching. Other than those times, it will use a smaller amount of CPU. Timing the start of the work units correctly can have you with running 3 work units at the same time and only using 1 CPU core.

Anyway to offset the start of each WU other than doing it manually?
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Thanks for the replies. Here is my real issue.


On my main rig (Edge of Dreams) which runs Windows 7, I use the WCG Boinc Manager v6.10.58 I am able to succesfully run the app info file and run 4 WU's.
Now on my H2HTPC which runs Vista I have the regular Boinc Manager v7.0.28 and I can not run the app info file succesfully. I receive the "anonymous user" message and they will not send me any work.
On Boincette which also runs Vista, I use the WCG Boinc Manager v6.10.58 (same as main rig) and I can not run the app info file succefully. I also get the "anonymous user" message again and they will not send that rig any work.

So what gives? Why does one system use the app_info just fine but the other two do not.
The only thing that seems to be common between them is the Vista OS.
Edited by R.D.BID - 1/24/13 at 2:20pm
 
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post #47 of 76
Are both of the rigs that will not work on the same profile as the one that does?

If not check that you have "if my computer can process work on my graphics card, please send work" ticked

Local prefs need use gpu when computer in use ticked too probably


You might consider moving to Boinc 7.0.44 and running an app config file instead (simple to do)

GPU does not NEED a whole cpu core to work, a partial core will do but obviously with a full cpu core completion times will probably be faster. It depends on how may concurrent wu's you run on how many cores

EDIT: Finrond: Offsetting has to be done manually I'm afraid
Edited by OldChap - 1/25/13 at 1:14pm
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Thanks for the reply OldChap,

I installed 7.0.44 on one rig and it still gives me the anonymous user message.
 
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post #49 of 76
Would you be kind enough to post a screenie of your log when you suspend work before you exit BOINC then restart.

Feel free to ask if you are unsure of anything.
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Now I'm using an app_config file on the rig that is running Boinc version 7.0.44.
Seems to be working but it's only running on 1 GPU now.

I've tried using the cc_config file that will force use of all GPU's but there is already a file named that in BOINC. (has something to do with WCG
Is it possible to rename any of those files and still have them work as intended?
 
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