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Sometimes when I'm running prime95, one of the workers' text will get unaligned. Is this just a bug with prime95 or is this a sign of instability?

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I believe this is normal, and I think the reason for it is that prime95 is running a thread independently on each core. So when you use prime95 you are testing each core individually, all at once.

Someone correct me if I'm wrong tongue.gif
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I'm quite certain this is normal as well. Prime95 has always done this to me. My guess is that there's other processes going on in the background that are getting CPU time and that causes each worker to get out of sync. But if I'm mistaken, someone please correct me. smile.gif
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I worded my first post wrong. What I meant was the text on the individual worker gets unaligned like in worker 5. The test will keep going but the white space remains.
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