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by gloutch
Wed Mar 10, 2010 9:31 am
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: suggestions for CPU stress after RC1
Replies: 6
Views: 11249

I agree with delicate: the best solution is logging onto another device that keeps the results after a crash. 8) That's why I suggested a small serial port program that could talk to another computer giving many possibilities there. The problem is the fact that recent MB don't have a serial port any...
by gloutch
Wed Mar 10, 2010 6:27 am
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: suggestions for CPU stress after RC1
Replies: 6
Views: 11249

I guess we could just change the "mprime" script to do that: ! NOT TESTED YET ! #!/bin/sh # # Wrapper for the Mersenne Prime Torture test (mprime) # ==================================================== # # 'mprime' is a wrapper that automaticly detects the number of CPUs so they can be # stressed al...
by gloutch
Thu Mar 04, 2010 4:38 pm
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: suggestions for CPU stress after RC1
Replies: 6
Views: 11249

for blanking screen, it's not hard and setterm is useless:

http://alexis.m2osw.com/console.html

before launching MPrime, just add:

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echo -e "\033[9;0]" >/dev/console
echo -e "\033[14;0]" >/dev/console
by gloutch
Thu Mar 04, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: suggestions for CPU stress after RC1
Replies: 6
Views: 11249

little busybox script... OK it's very basic but just cd /tmp cat > myscript while true; do cat /proc/uptime top -n2 -d15 > /dev/null done then /bin/sh myscript and uptime is displayed every 15s (no "sleep" so I use "top" instead and discard the result) sorry I'm a bit rusted with scripts for busybox...
by gloutch
Thu Mar 04, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: suggestions for CPU stress after RC1
Replies: 6
Views: 11249

suggestions for CPU stress after RC1

CPU stress was created to stress CPU, ok? Why ? Usually to test system stability, especially when overclocking ? Noob overclockers just select highest CPU voltage they think is reasonnable and then increase FSB (or QPI...) until the system is obviously unstable. Then they reduce the speed a bit and ...
by gloutch
Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:01 am
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Prime24 w/ubcd50b7
Replies: 10
Views: 26255

I did a few tests and it seems I need at least 17m for my Q6600 quadcore
by gloutch
Fri Feb 06, 2009 4:17 pm
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: UBCD V5.0b10 available for download
Replies: 13
Views: 73393

see my reply on the post concerning mprime
to sum up it doesn't work on quad core
by gloutch
Fri Feb 06, 2009 4:14 pm
Forum: UBCD V5 Announcements & Discussion
Topic: Prime24 w/ubcd50b7
Replies: 10
Views: 26255

on a dual core I think mprime works :D but on a quad core I just installed /tmp is too small and I have to remount after each boot :cry:
that's not very nice :x
It would be nice to increase tmp in the image 8)