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Old 2008-12-03, 11:39   #6
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Originally Posted by roemer2201 View Post
PS.: is it possible to run mprime causing just 50% cpu-load and not 100%? Because on this machine mprime slows down all other processes.
From undoc.txt:
If you are running on a laptop or in a hot room and you want to slow the
program down to reduce heat, then you can add this line to prime.txt:
where n is the percentage of time the program should run. For example,
Throttle=40 means the program will run 40% and be idle 60% of the time.
The program will run for a few seconds then sleep for a few, and average out at n%. Don't forget to close the program before changing prime.txt.
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