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Hi all,

I've finally made the switch from my usual funfile.org team to OCN!

I figured the time was also nigh to get off of my old approach of four single core clients with different machine IDs and to start running SMP.

I did some math, and right now its taking me 11 minutes to do 1% under SMP, that would get a WU done in roughly 18.3 hours. When running the Single core clients, it would take me right around 24 hours, but i had 4 going... seems like i was accomplishing more that way.

So is SMP weighted differently in terms of the work they give and the points as well? Just wondering.
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A SMP work unit will net you 1760 points versus the ~300 for a console work unit.
    
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How many points per WU were you getting before?

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A SMP work unit will net you 1760 points versus the ~300 for a console work unit.
So even at ~300*4 you are only getting ~1200 points. It is also taking you longer to get those 1200 points; 24 hours vs 18.3.

Seems like a no brainer...SMP owns.
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A SMP work unit will net you 1760 points versus the ~300 for a console work unit.
Ah cool, thanks!

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How many points per WU were you getting before?
i don't remember off hand, and i dont think i ever checked. but i will right now!

http://fah-web.stanford.edu/cgi-bin/...name=goalie524

Seems like i was averaging ~206
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