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I just started smp folding a few days ago! I've noticed that I'm only pulling in about 800PPD, and the work units that I'm getting are quite small (less than 100 points, 2 of 'em take about 5 hours with dual windows smp clients)

Is this typical? I was led to believe that smp work units usually take more like a day and are worth >1k points (quad @ 3.6)

Honestly, I don't care about points THAT much- I just wanna help and rep OCN. I just want to make sure that I don't have it set up wrong or anything.

Thanks,
Mark

Also, I've noticed that my cpu is usually only at 50-55% load even with two clients running. Is that normal?
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I'm still getting the large w/u's. The SMP client is showing 1717 PPD, on one instance. It's still taking all day to complete a w/u. Something might be off. Have you done anything different to your folding lately?
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I just started using smp; maybe they won't give me the bigger WUs yet?
I'm mostly getting 4573. I did enable the larger files...
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I've had a good few smallers WU's in the last two days 2-4 hours to complete, I usualy always get the 8-12 hour ones ;l

You not folding on your GTS? That's were the points are at ;]
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Thats sounds like the exact point value of two text clients (non-smp). What OS are you running them in?

VMware + ubuntu? If so make sure you have the -smp flag.
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well, I'm an idiot and downloaded the normal text version. thanks all!

I'll get the gpus folding as soon as i can- I'm already on 177.39, but the client doesn't like something :/ if they start allowing muliple-gpu folding, I'll be all over that!
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