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post #1 of 16
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Hi I am new to folding, and have heard a lot about it. I decided that I wanted to be part of this. So another member got me set up last night via pm. But its only utilising 50% of my cpu and would like to give more. Thanks in advance guys.
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post #2 of 16
Right click on the folding page and from there I think you can adjust how much cpu usage to commit to folding.
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There is a demand setting in F@H, did you set to full utilization?
    
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post #4 of 16
Have to be using the no-nonsense version:

Create folder called "Core 0"

Put the .exe from Standford in there. Run it. Run the config. Put Machine ID as 1.

Create a folder called "Core 1"

Put the .exe from Standford in there. Run it. Run the config. Put the Machine ID as 2.

You just need to have them in separate folders so they don't conflict. (Try to use the wrong files/overright the others, etc)

*edit*
He says he needs help on setting it up to run on both cores...50% means 100% on one core
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post #5 of 16
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Yeah my cpu utilization is set to 100%, am going to try what the pook suggested. Thanks guys.
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post #6 of 16
Are you using the normal folding client or SMP? If you are running the normal client, try SMP. Its 100X better anyway. Folds much faster using both cores.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Lude View Post
Are you using the normal folding client or SMP? If you are running the normal client, try SMP. Its 100X better anyway. Folds much faster using both cores.
SMP would be a great soultion on Linux. Too bad Windows Beta Client is too lame & still unstable.

Anyhow vwgti you should get this result:



Note the full CPU utilization & the Jaguar XR
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
SMP would be a great soultion on Linux. Too bad Windows Beta Client is too lame & still unstable.

Anyhow vwgti you should get this result:

Note the full CPU utilization & the Jaguar XR
That's one hell of a fan you have going there. (1.35 million rpm!)
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post #9 of 16
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So whats smp? And how do I use it? Im using the client downloaded from stanford, also who do I need to ask for ocns team number?
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post #10 of 16
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Sorry for the premature bump but Im desperate, I cant get both cores utilized the way the pook told me.
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