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1 Feb 2023 20:24:04 EST (-0500)
  Re: Processor affinity?  
From: Stephen
Date: 5 Mar 2018 05:37:12
Message: <5a9d1dd8$1@news.povray.org>
On 05/03/2018 09:57, Mike Horvath wrote:
> On 3/5/2018 4:11 AM, Stephen wrote:
>> One other thought, only slightly relevant.
>>
>> If, toward the end of rendering a frame, you find that you are waiting 
>> for one or two blocks to finish. Setting Render_Block_Size to a 
>> smallish value allows all of your cores to work on the blocks instead 
>> of being idle. I generally use +BS8
>>
>> http://wiki.povray.org/content/Reference:Tracing_Options#Render_Block_Size 
>>
>>
> 
> 
> Nice tip! Thanks!
> 
> 
My pleasure. :-D
It is handy if there are lots of reflections and or media.


-- 

Regards
     Stephen


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