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Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2011 09:39:24 -0400
From: Erik Winkler <>
Subject: Re: New John 1.7.6 OpenMP Binaries for MacOSX and Windows

On Mar 22, 2011, at 8:38 PM, definitely crashing wrote:

> So does the OpenMP windows build support multiple cores, now?

Yes it does.  The default is to use the total number of cores available.  You can set the number of cores that john uses by running the following in the Windows command window:  set OMP_NUM_THREADS=N, where N is the number of cores in your CPU.  You need to run this command BEFORE running john.


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