Re: heavier CPU load = more pairs/sec???

Dave Ahn (
Sun, 4 May 1997 16:14:16 -0400 (EDT)

> >On a completely idle system, the elapsed time is just over 2600 seconds for
> >2^29 pairs. As the load increases (that is, I start other programs and less
> >CPU is available to deschall.exe), the elapsed time decreases. In fact, now
> >it's testing 2^30 pairs, because it thinks it's much faster now!

Make sure you don't have APM support enabled.

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