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Problems with SMP client

post #1 of 5
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I'm extremely new to F@H so bear with me....

I set up the SMP client as detailed in the guide to run on my AMD Phenom II x6 2.8 GhZ.

Is SMP only designed to utilize 2 cores? I have been monitoring my cores as the program runs, assured, it is doing work. But only 2 of my cores are really being utilized at a time, and then only up to about 70 percent. Is this regular, or is it possible for me to get ALL my cores pushed to full load or nearly full load. I'm only pulling 46 ppd according to HFM. But I am folding on my GPU pulling about 11k +. Any help or reference to a FAQ or the like would be much appreciated, thanks.
    
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post #2 of 5
Did you add the -smp flag?
How to add flags

Once you create the shortcut and add the flags, you need to delete the work folder and restart the client using the shortcut.
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Will I lose my 50 percent complete WU?
    
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Yea, you can finish it if you want but that isn't meant for your system.
Do everything except delete the work folder if you want to finish it but make sure to add the flags and restart the client with the shortcut.
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post #5 of 5
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thanks, it worked but I'm still only getting about 70 percent utilization on 2 different cores, and it jumps from core to core. Oh, well.
    
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