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Did you follow the guide ?

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Yep... how do I run the affinity changer?

EDIT: Nevermind I got it... and I just lost the WU
Edited by AMD+nVidia - 5/22/08 at 8:55pm
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post #12 of 23
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Since I have Vista, should I just set them to use two cores, or what? I don't get what the Affinity Changer does other than that...
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You can change the affinity in XP as well...I never really got dual instances set up. Maybe PM Gibson?

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You can change the affinity in XP as well...I never really got dual instances set up. Maybe PM Gibson?

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As far as I can tell, this is realllyy not good for performance...
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It seems to be working for most people...

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It seems to be working for most people...

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...? I don't see that... maybe it's just Vista... cause now like even one instance isn't going anywhere...
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post #17 of 23
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...? I don't see that... maybe it's just Vista... cause now like even one instance isn't going anywhere...
You should try setting up vmware from windows instead, and running ubuntu in the vmware (2 instances). I havent seen anyone lose a unit. In XP with just SMP I used to get 1760ppd, or 3520ppd if I got one done at like 1am, and 1 before midnight. NOW, I get 3520ppd, and sometimes 7000. It'll seriously kick up your ppd output.

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You should try setting up vmware from windows instead, and running ubuntu in the vmware (2 instances). I havent seen anyone lose a unit. In XP with just SMP I used to get 1760ppd, or 3520ppd if I got one done at like 1am, and 1 before midnight. NOW, I get 3520ppd, and sometimes 7000. It'll seriously kick up your ppd output.

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Thats what I would run. The guide is very easy to follow. If you're running x64 Vista, use version 1.05 instead of 1.04. You'll also need to disable driver signing before you power on your computer.
post #19 of 23
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Thats what I would run. The guide is very easy to follow. If you're running x64 Vista, use version 1.05 instead of 1.04. You'll also need to disable driver signing before you power on your computer.
I've tried to do that many times, however with the way my network is set up, it is just not possible.
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post #20 of 23
I would run Ubuntu+ VMware. Thats what I do and put out about 4500ppd on my quad.+
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