[RC5] Suggestion for client icon

Roby Van Hoye deroby at mail.dma.be
Wed Jan 26 11:50:01 EST 2000


At 17:43 25/01/00 -0800, Zorba the Hutt wrote:
>
>>  I haven't tested anything on any windoze boxes, because I don't know
>where
>> the necessary tools are, and the online help isn't very technically
>oriented
>> or detailed (*cough*).
>
>In case people are curious . . . there's a little util called Wintop that,
>well, duplicates "top" for Windows basically (although with a slightly
>prettier GUI and somewhat less easily-accessible information). With nothing
>else running, Windows and standard programs (i.e. ICQ, Netlaunch, and Wintop
>itself) take 1% to 1.5% of the runtime, and dnetc takes virtually all the

Has anybody ever noticed that when running on random blocks the client only
takes about 60% of the cpu, about a third is lost in the IDLE cycles... weird.

>rest (occasionally the idle CPU time goes up to 0.05%). With POV-Ray running
>at "lower" priority, dnetc goes down to about 3.5% runtime - at "normal"
>priority, dnetc hits 2.5% or 3.0%. Some of this may be inefficiency in
>POV-Ray though, because with dnetc off I've got about 2% idle time.
>Unfortunately, I don't have anything else handy that uses consistent amounts
>of runtime, but I hope someone finds this interesting :)

It is :)


Cu
Roby.

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