[R] CPU Usage with R 2.1.0 in Windows
luke at novum.am.lublin.pl
Tue Jul 19 21:20:54 CEST 2005
Dnia 2005-07-19 20:28, UÅ¼ytkownik Greene, Michael napisaÅ:
> I'm using a fairly simple HP Compaq desktop PC running Windows 2K. When
> running a large process in R, the process "RGUI.exe" will never exceed 50%
> of the CPU usage.
If you have hyperthreading, R catches only one virtual processor (from
two available), being not able to exceed half of total power (100% of
one only). If you want to use full power, you should turn hyperthreading
off, if your BIOS supports such option.
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