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Message 864990 - Posted: 13 Feb 2009, 10:22:30 UTC

I had separate preferences filled for all possible locations (default/home/work/school).
Now separate preferences for home deleted (I didn't do that by myself) and "Add separate prefs for home" link active again.

Just report this bug (?)

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Message 864994 - Posted: 13 Feb 2009, 11:10:31 UTC - in response to Message 864990.

(I didn't do that by myself)

Do you use an Account Manager? Those are capable of doing that, too.

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Message 873532 - Posted: 7 Mar 2009, 21:59:24 UTC - in response to Message 864994.

(I didn't do that by myself)

Do you use an Account Manager? Those are capable of doing that, too.

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No.
Only BOINC manager itself and BOINC view time to time.

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Message 883653 - Posted: 9 Apr 2009, 8:46:45 UTC - in response to Message 873532.

Same happened for me... again! 3rd or 4th time all but default are deleted :( However I do use BAM for most of my computers, so I'll take a look there, but why would BAM delete specific SETI@home prefs? Since I can't enter any specific project preferences there, that doesn't make sense...

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Message 883663 - Posted: 9 Apr 2009, 9:55:20 UTC - in response to Message 883653.

(Too late to edit former post)
The one specific project thing BAM can change is 'Resource share'. And when I hit update-button on BAM, home/work/school-'project specific' settings gets deleted. I'll see if Willy can change that...

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Message 883666 - Posted: 9 Apr 2009, 10:31:27 UTC - in response to Message 883663.

(Too late to edit former post)
The one specific project thing BAM can change is 'Resource share'. And when I hit update-button on BAM, home/work/school-'project specific' settings gets deleted. I'll see if Willy can change that...

Maybe you must define those venues at BAM!. I know that it's possible, but I don't know if it would change this behaviour.

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Message 883720 - Posted: 9 Apr 2009, 17:10:10 UTC - in response to Message 883666.

Maybe you must define those venues at BAM!. I know that it's possible, but I don't know if it would change this behaviour.

Yes, I have them defined there. That is "Computing preferences" here. Those are ok. When I update Projects resource share there, venues here in "SETI@home preferences" (and on other projects) are removed :( So my problem is a problem with BAM, not with SETI ;) That doesn't explain Raistmer's problem...

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