[Sidefx-houdini-list] Limit the number of processors used in dops ?

Sebastian H. Schmidt sebastian.h.schmidt at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 26 10:54:41 EDT 2010


well you could either set the environment variable
HOUDINI_MAXTHREADS
or when you start houdini on the command line use the -j <numOfProcs> option

Seb

On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 2:55 PM, <ubik.lists at noos.fr> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Is there a way to limit the number of processors used in a dop sim ?
> I know how to do that for mantra rendering but not in dops.
> When upresing a fluid, my cpu usage is 100% making the computer unusable
> even for simple tasks when I have 8 cores (dual xeon, old one though).
>
> Thanks a lot
> Vincent
>
>
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