[rc5] several processors

Barry Nathan barryn at pobox.com
Thu Aug 28 15:28:27 EDT 1997


Rocket Socks <Eric.S.Smith at williams.edu> wrote:

>If a machine has plural processors - I know that you can run plural 
>clients - one per processor.  
>
>But if you only run one client, will that run twice as fast instead? 

Only on the Mac - on all other computers you need to run one client per 
processor to use all processors.

This is in the FAQ: <http://rc5.distributed.net/FAQ/rc5faq.html>

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