Started by ajoe, September 08, 2008, 09:22:35 am
Quote from: cyphyr on September 08, 2008, 10:26:49 amI notice that your Size of subdiv cache is 2048MB, thats also HUGE, is there a reason why you went for such a large number
Quote from: cyphyr on September 08, 2008, 10:26:49 amThere is a site that has benchmarks (a bit dated now) with a default scene here, might be worth a look.
Quote from: old_blaggard on September 08, 2008, 10:35:59 amIt has been noted before that for some reason the Xeon Mac Pros seem to be really nefficient at rendering TG. I believe the best results were achieved with Max theads set to 2.
Quote from: calico on September 08, 2008, 11:17:37 am@ajoe - Out of curiosity, are you using the /3Gb argument for your Windows run?
Quote from: calico on September 08, 2008, 11:44:58 amOoops. I didn't see Vista. Sorry.But, this might explain the fast Windows times.
Quote from: ajoe on September 08, 2008, 11:15:33 amBecause set at the default, it produces the Warning: "Size of subdiv cache per thread is only 50 Mb (400/8), which could reduce performance...", so I figured to give it some gas. With 8G, giving it 25% of available RAM seemed conservative.
Quote from: jo on September 08, 2008, 09:29:18 pmDid you try it with 4 threads as well?