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post #1 of 10
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I have a E7200 (stock) and a 2600XT. What should I run? Both SMP and GPU, or graphical and GPU? This computer wont be on 24/7 so I dont know how fast it will get the SMP done in 4 days.

Anyone know the approx ppd for the E7200 and 2600XT?
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id fold on both. thou for PPD idk
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Probably SMP...

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I noticed that when I run SMP on my quad and I dont give GPU a high priority, it doesnt give it enough CPU to feed it data and slows it down a lot. Is there a way to change this?
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post #5 of 10
With the SMP client and GPU2 client... 1200PPD if you're not doing anything else. If you use it semi-frequently, then I would say 800-1000.
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post #6 of 10
I dunno, I've always ran WinSMP normally, never messed around with priority.

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post #7 of 10
id run one core for cpu folding then the other for gpu folding
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post #8 of 10
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Ok, my only concern is that this PC is run only 4 hours a day or so. Do you think it will be able to complete a SMP WU within the 4 day time period?

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id run one core for cpu folding then the other for gpu folding
Just the graphical version?
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post #9 of 10
If it's just SMP folding, it *should* be able to make the deadlines. Try it, and if it doesn't have it GPU fold.

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post #10 of 10
i run the SMP client, with low core priority and 50% CPU usage. The other 50% i devote to the nvidia GPU client.

Yeilds about 3100PPD. However it's on 24/7.
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