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mortimersnerd, what actually works is:
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priority.grabbed = "normal"
priority.ungrabbed = "idle"
error10: I believe this should be set by default in your VMware appliance (It did drag down my gpu client after all), what do you think?
(It failed to boot the first time with this setting, but second run worked like a charm)
When I tried putting that in, VMware Player would throw an error and refuse to run the virtual machine. I never could get it to work. So I left it out.
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post #22 of 25
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When I tried putting that in, VMware Player would throw an error and refuse to run the virtual machine. I never could get it to work. So I left it out.
Hmm.. that was vmware under some linux distro I suppose? Maybe it doesn't handle them in the same way... it should though.
Can you recall what error it was?
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post #23 of 25
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Hmm.. that was vmware under some linux distro I suppose? Maybe it doesn't handle them in the same way... it should though.
Can you recall what error it was?
No, it was VMware Player 6.5 on Windows Vista host.

And no, Windows and Linux don't handle process priority quite the same way. Linux is much smarter about it.

Anyway, it complained the options were invalid.
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No, it was VMware Player 6.5 on Windows Vista host.

And no, Windows and Linux don't handle process priority quite the same way. Linux is much smarter about it.

Anyway, it complained the options were invalid.
6.5? You mean 2.5? ..or I'm missing a load of versions.
I know they're handled in a different way but maybe they had done something wrong parsing the command to VMWare under linux; it seems that's not the case though..

XP x64 here..
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Yep, you're right, it's 2.5. I also have Workstation 6.5 so I always get them mixed up.
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