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Old December 24, 2010, 01:24 PM
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Default A folding quarrel

So iv just been starting to fold and im noticing a odd trend, my SMP client takes maybe a day to do one project... But my 580 blares through them bi-hourly, yet my SMP still gets a projected 15K PPD... Whats the deal here? Im guessing im probably just an idiot and the SMP load is more, or due the the fact GPUs are much more powerful.
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Old December 24, 2010, 02:14 PM
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Perfectly normal for the SMP client to take longer to complete a work unit... some of mine take up to 2 days to complete. I guess it's because the gpu is much more efficient at crunching the data and because the SMP work units are different (much larger I think).
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Old December 24, 2010, 02:22 PM
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