> Okay, what's up with this error message?
> Message from server: To participate in this project, you must use major
> version 4 of the BOINC core client. Your core client is major version 3.
> There isn't a 4 available on the site near as I can find. Is this a poor
> man's way of getting ready for an upgrade by telling all the clients to back
> off? Some notice would have been nice.
> A lot of the negativity that exists on the forums I think is undeserved - I
> for one understand that SETI is not the only thing the people that work on it
> have to work on. I also understand that you guys are still in beta and the
> equipment is somewhat overworked and it can take time to figure out exactly
> what's wrong.
> But if it's not too much to ask, what's up with this major revision stuff?
I just got it also:
SETI@home - 2004-08-05 11:59:59 - Sending request to scheduler: http://setiboincdata.ssl.berkeley.edu/sah_cgi/cgi
SETI@home - 2004-08-05 12:00:02 - Scheduler RPC to http://setiboincdata.ssl.berkeley.edu/sah_cgi/cgi succeeded
SETI@home - 2004-08-05 12:00:02 - Message from server: To participate in this project, you must use major version 4 of the BOINC core client. Your core client is major version 3.
I was covered and supposedly fix 2 weeks ago according to the thread below:
It appears the team was lacking sleep while doing system upgrades and repairs causing the re-introduction this "feature" back in. :-)