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I'm not going to go through the installation details (other threads for that).

Right now the core is still undergoing the first level of beta testing.

You'd have to use the beta flag to get core 16 to download.

Name: client-type
Value: beta

Disclaimer: PG will NOT provide support for software that is being tested by the beta team. You are on your own if you wish to use this flag.

The new core only works with the HD 5xx0 series and above (must support OpenCL 1.1).
Make sure you have updated drivers from AMD (very important).
You must select the driver that has the APP bundle which is required to run OpenCL applications such as this one.

What to expect from the new core:

PPD - Cards such as the Radeon HD 5870 get around 8400 PPD with project 11293.

CPU usage - Currently takes up one entire core but may use less with larger WUs.

RAM usage - Nearly 400MB due to a few bugs keeping unnecessary files in the RAM (I might have to rephrase this).

Known issues:

It seems like the 69x0 series suffers from system freezing while folding.
Videos (particularly flash videos) might/will cause the system to freeze.
This is a know bug to the developers and they are working on a fix.
You have been warned.

Please keep in mind that old v6 commands won't work at all with the new v7 client.
Environment variables for the GPU2 client don't apply to the new client as well.
    
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little late i already found all this out the hardway the Environment variables are to be avoided it made my system very laggy and didnt help ppd any.
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Yeah...
Oh well it's here if anyone bothers looking at it.
    
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Just letting it be...
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