Python hits the spot

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Mon Jun 24 06:56:24 EDT 2002

"Siegfried Gonzi" <siegfried.gonzi at> wrote in message
news:3D16DD5C.1050708 at
> Bengt Richter wrote:
> > On Sun, 23 Jun 2002 11:05:02 +0200, Siegfried Gonzi
<siegfried.gonzi at> wrote:
> Someone guessed that maybe my processor got too hot. Therefore: what
> about a small script of the form: processor 99% ; memory 5%.
> That could at least clarify whether the processor becomes to hot after
> beeing used without breaks.
> Writing the memory consumption script was easy, but I do not have any
> clue how to write a processor consumption script.

Hey!  That's why I was asking if your laptop was a Hewlitt
Packard.  I had a Hewlitt Packard Pavillion laptop that would
die when the fan kicked on.

Any chess program will keep your CPU at 100%.

GnuChess is probably on your system now.  If not, it is a free
program.  Ask around on if you need


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