Re: DESGui

Jester (gentrj@rpi.edu)
Sat, 24 May 1997 20:34:27 -0400 (EDT)


On Sat, 24 May 1997, Randy Weems wrote:
> This seems strange. In your original message, it sounded
> like your performance was cut approximately in half. Are you
> running DESGui AND a seperate instance deschal6.exe in its
> own DOS box? This is what it sounds like to me. You need to
> just run DESGui. It starts the DES client as a detached child
> process (with no console app window). If you're already running
> it this way, we need to try to figure what's happening. Can
> anyone else with a K6 reproduce this.

No, just running DESGui - My assumption was that the GUI was getting
a high priority but that the actual client wasn't very high - but
this is assuming the GUI is trulyu just a "front end" ...

Anyhow, the new beta one works nice, w/ the thread priority set
to high, it crunches right along.

Jeff