POV-Ray : Newsgroups : povray.windows : Not using all CPU : Re: Not using all CPU Server Time
18 Oct 2021 22:41:08 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Not using all CPU  
From: Thomas de Groot
Date: 15 Jan 2021 02:45:30
Message: <6001481a$1@news.povray.org>
Op 14/01/2021 om 18:13 schreef Alain Martel:
> Leaving the rendering priority to normal and using all logical cores all 
> the time and I experience no slowing down for the other processes.
> IF I set the rendering priority to high, then I do need to reserve at 
> least one core for other tasks.
> 
> The normal priority set the rendering effective priority to «lower than 
> normal» while the high priority do set the effective priority to high.
> 

Ah, ok. I still have ingrained habits from older times it seems ;-)

However, I do prefer to set a bit lower number of WT's on my laptop 
because of the insane noise of the fans otherwise when rendering complex 
scenes. Maybe I should use Duty Cycle instead... It is something I have 
not thought about really seriously.

-- 
Thomas


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