[RC5] Limiting the client's CPU usage?

Frank Kujawski frank at Kujawski.Org
Mon Apr 10 17:34:08 EDT 2000


Since rc runs at 100% of idle and you server kills process at 50%, could
you run three copies they would all run at about 33%.
	Frank

On Thu, 6 Apr 2000, Doug Yoder wrote:

> 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
> 
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