[RC5] Re:why DES won't use more than two processors

Jeff Rosowski JRosowski at caesars.com
Thu Jul 16 12:21:00 EDT 1998


rguyom at mail.dotcom.fr wrote

> We have only two DES threads per client. You have to launch more clients
> to fully use your quad-processor machine. Check with the task-manager
> (Ctrl-Shift-Esc) that each process will use different processors :
> right-click on each process and set the processor affinity so that each
> client use a different processor pair.

That would work, however the multi-processor machines are running Citrix 1.7
(NT3.51) which has no task manager with such features... so the client only uses
the first two processors for all instances.
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