Throttle grace period

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Message 96253 - Posted: 2 Mar 2020, 2:01:02 UTC

IMO there should be a grace period when throtting the client - at least for CPU usage.

E.g. If CPU climbs above the configured threshold, wait a second or 2 seconds, only then stop the tasks.
Tasks already run at a lower CPU priority - let the OS scheduler actually do its job. And when the grace period elapses, and there is still a sustained load on the CPU, go ahead and throttle BOINC.
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