[concurrency-interest] Target CPU utilization

David Holmes dcholmes at optusnet.com.au
Thu Feb 15 16:43:04 EST 2007


Two possibilities I can think of straight away:

- You might not be the only application trying to run on the system.
- You might want to allow room for handling transient overload.

Others?

David Holmes


> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:concurrency-interest-bounces at cs.oswego.edu]On Behalf Of Peter
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> 
> Hi,
> 
> The function determining the optimal pool size includes the target CPU
> utilization as a factor. What are the typical reasons why one would
> want its value to be less than 1?
> 
> Thanks
> P.
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