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Discussion in 'Folding@Home' started by W2hCYK, Jun 10, 2006.

  1. mandelore

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    nm, randomly started working ^^
     
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  2. DrPepper

    DrPepper The Doctor is in the house

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    I wish nvidia would get thier cudas drivers out and working so I can use my gpu for folding. I was inclined to go Ati instead of nvidia because this was one of the reasons. I will get screenies when I get home :)
     
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    hang on just a few Q's, firstly, on my QX9650 i only get 28% cpu usage when the client is set to 100% cpu usage, and how do i get it to use my gpu too? or is that automatic?
     
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    newtekie1 Semi-Retired Folder

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    If you downloaded the GPU client, then it automatically uses your GPU. It also uses one core of your CPU. You could download the SMP client also and run it on the other three cores, just make sure you set the priority of the GPU client to low, and the CPU client to idle when you configure them.
     
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    25% per core. you dont have the SMP client.
     
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    oooh, kk, thought the client was multithreaded to start with, okies ill grab that one
     
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    When I launched the download it asked for a name and number so I put Shadowfold and the work ID thing on the first post. Its doing these step things like 1000 out of 250000000. Am I doing it right?
     
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    yup your cranking
     
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    Wow 267 out of 3k! Nice folding TPU!
     
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    How long does it take before I see my name on that list?
     
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    after 1 work unit (WU)
     
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    Should do the console one(the one im on now) or download the graphic one?
     
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    console is faster
     
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    i think i'll join (for reals this time) with the GPU client for Nv once it comes out. the SMP client doesnt like me, and running multiple singles doesnt appeal.
     
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    when is the the GPU for nv coming out? I am looking to get a ATI just because of F@H
     
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    Mussels Moderprator Staff Member

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    it was mentioned on TPU's front page, supposedly very soon.
     
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    could you give me a link to it please
     
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    so what GPUs are they going to support?
     
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    you read the link, thats all we know. They mention anything with CUDA support, which means 8800GTX (G80) and newer. (all 8/9 series)
     
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    oh ok.thanks.. I think i am going to hold off on getting a video card till i find out for sure... Just give me more time to save money...
     
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    Seems like the newer cards

     
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    i followed link after link unbtil i got the the F@H forums and they will support the 8 series upto the new G200 series.
     
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