[Sidefx-houdini-list] Render takes a long time in Vista

Robert D.M. Smith robert.dm.smith at gmail.com
Wed Nov 26 18:59:57 EST 2008

On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 5:39 PM, Francois Duchesneau <sidefx at trinix.ca>wrote:

> Hi Rob,
> it's a Dual Core AMD Opteron Processor 265 1.81Ghz
> I think I narrowed down the problem. I'm using a remote laptop as my
> license server. If I use Houdini in Apprentice mode with the "Use
> Standalone Mode" activated in the License manager, it works fine. If I
> uncheck that with the Apprentice with the license locally, I've got the
> same behavior.
> Did you do your test with the Apprentice and if not do you have a
> standalone license or remote?

My box is an Intel Dual Core 2.1GHz. I seem to recall my Apprentice HD being
a bit sluggish when I was running the license server. Then I changed to
local licensing and it seems faster.


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