POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.windows : Processor affinity? : Re: Processor affinity? Server Time
25 Feb 2024 00:20:29 EST (-0500)
  Re: Processor affinity?  
From: Alain
Date: 5 Mar 2018 15:43:29
Message: <5a9dabf1$1@news.povray.org>
Le 18-03-04 à 20:53, Mike Horvath a écrit :
> Is there a permanent way to set the processor affinity of the POV-Ray 
> render processes? I can do this Process Hacker, but as soon as I 
> minimize or exit Process Hacker, the changes are reversed.
> I would like to still be able to use my computer for other stuff while 
> rendering, and setting the render priority isn't always enough.
> Mike

You can set the working treads number to something less than the number 
of cores on your system. You can use +wt# for that purpose.

Say, you have an 8 cores processor, you can add +wt7 or +wt6 to liberate 
1 or 2 cores for other tasks.

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