Originally Posted by Lutro0
I did look and did not find it, simply asked for you to share your knowledge. I might be wrong but I believe this is a forum where members help others and learn together. I would have gladly thanked you with rep had you shared your reasoning without smart comments.
Well the shortest answer is that core0 is critical to Windows and all multi-threaded windows tasks are dispatched from core 0, it is not recommended to set affinity to that core by Microsoft. Cores 1 - 3 are what you should use.
All single threaded applications only use core 0 by default.
I also have a vague recollection of seeing this in a f@h guide somewhere...
It's actually common sense if you think about it..
-TGEdited by Tleilaxu Ghola - 1/30/11 at 12:53pm