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OK, I am running SMP on my soon to be HTPC rig.
I have 4 1 gig sticks I am gong to use on it, but for now I am using some Ballistix I got cheap. They are the single sided ones which seem to be having problems for some. They seem to be fine for me, but just curious how much these sticks are being stressed by folding?
From what I can tell, not much, since SMP is CPU intensive, correct?
XP Pro 32 bit is on it now.
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You are correct. SMP is demanding on your cpu, not the ram.
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It uses about 600mb/client. It doesn't stress it at all really, just like any other program.

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