[RC5] Limiting the client's CPU usage?

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Mon Apr 10 14:58:55 EDT 2000


What about running another program taking 50% cpu time in conjunction with 
rc5 client? like seti, prime97, etc.

>From: Doug Yoder <yoderw at msoe.edu>
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>Hi-
>
>I want to run the rc5 client on my school's unix server. I have gotten
>permission from the sysadmin, buy only if I don't take more than 50% of the 
>CPU
>time (otherwise the process gets automatically killed).
>So, I downloaded the client:
>dnetc v2.8007-458-CPR-00020902 for DEC Unix (OSF1 V4.0)
>and installed it in my home directory.  I went to configure it, because I
>thought I had seen an option to limit the amount of CPU time used, however, 
>I
>couldn't find such an option.
>Is there a way to have the client limit itself? If not, can I make 
>something
>else limit it?
>
>thanks
>-Doug
>
>--
>If a packet hits a pocket on a socket on a port, And the socket has an 
>error and
>the packet isn't caught, And the bus is interrupted as a very last resort, 
>then
>the socket packet pocket has an error to report!
>
>Doug Yoder is:    zordok at moonman.com  -  http://i.am/zordok
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