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okayman
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Message 87496 - Posted: 18 Mar 2005, 18:13:12 UTC

Anyone noticed the info in the ACCOUNT Statistics was wrong several times?

I logged in to the new BOINC/SETI website and see my statistics in both BOINC and classic SETI, also with the new "certificate"! (cool)

BUT, I logged in:
On February 25, 2005, it showed my SETI@home Member since 6 Mar 2003

On March 18, 2005, it showed my SETI@home Member since 3 Apr 1999

Gosh, I don't login often but both info above are wrong!! My correct SETI@home Member since should be 9 Mar 2003!!

I really wonder if there's anything wrong with the transfer of member's statistics.....

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Message 87506 - Posted: 18 Mar 2005, 18:43:42 UTC

Everybody ahs joined at that date ;)
Just look around beneath the Nicks/Avatars.

I think it's some hickup with the new WU-Count update, and they have probably seen it already @Berkeley. At least it's mentioned often enough by now ;)
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Message 87555 - Posted: 18 Mar 2005, 20:27:38 UTC

Your member since date should now be correct. They have been working on it.

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Message 87916 - Posted: 19 Mar 2005, 12:48:38 UTC
Last modified: 19 Mar 2005, 12:49:47 UTC

Even the fixed date is normally off by the number of leap days since you joined (2 since 1999) and your offset from UTC.

[edit] whoops they fixed this too when they corrected the dates. I am back to july 4, 1999 like I should be.
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