[Sidefx-houdini-list] Houdini performance on Windows 7 vs Linux

François Duchesneau sidefx at trinix.ca
Fri Feb 5 15:13:57 EST 2010


Great, thanks for the advices and for the English lesson too :) I'm 
gonna buy it right away.

François

c.p.brown wrote:
> um, F.A. is fucking around... with the OS. Instead of making pretty pictures.
> Limitations are obvious: lack of programs, lack of drivers, lots of dependencies.
>
> So for me at least win7 has been all good; no technical or performance issues
> with Houdini and no time wasted because of the OS itself.
>
> -cpb
>
> On Sat, 06 Feb 2010 05:31:59 +1100, François Duchesneau <sidefx at trinix.ca> wrote:
>
>   
>> Sims faster than Linux... wow.
>>
>> Interesting even though I don't understand your last sentence. What is
>> F.A. and what limitations are you talking about?
>>
>> François
>>
>> c.p.brown wrote:
>>     
>>> There's a noticeable overall stability/performance improvement over win32.
>>> So far after a month there have been no crashes, no failed renders, sims
>>> have gone through faster than in linux... all good.
>>> However I'm using newer versions of Houdini and have been avoiding COPs.
>>>
>>> The downside is you have to manually re-create the limitations, sysdadmin
>>> costs and general F.A. that comes for free with linux :P
>>>
>>> -cpb
>>>
>>> On Sat, 06 Feb 2010 02:57:36 +1100, François Duchesneau <sidefx at trinix.ca> wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>       
>>>> Hello,
>>>>
>>>> I'm wondering if I'll be able to have better performance with Windows 7
>>>> than Windows XP 32-bit on Houdini while rendering and simulating. Also a
>>>> comparison with Linux would be good too.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks
>>>>
>>>> François
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