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IsRunningMultipleNodes Property
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IBuildEngine2.IsRunningMultipleNodes Property

Returns whether the system is running in single- or multi-processor mode.

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Namespace:  Microsoft.Build.Framework
Assembly:  Microsoft.Build.Framework (in Microsoft.Build.Framework.dll)

bool IsRunningMultipleNodes { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the system is running in multi-processor mode, false otherwise.

The build engine is in single-processor mode (IsRunningMultipleNodes = false) when it is initialized with the number of CPUs equal to 1 and the build engine is not a child engine. The build engine is in multi-processor mode (IsRunningMultipleNodes = true) when it is initialized with a number of CPUs greater than 1, or when the build engine is a child engine.

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