Uploads failing??

Message boards : Number crunching : Uploads failing??

To post messages, you must log in.

Previous · 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · Next

AuthorMessage
Profile RottenMutt
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 15 Mar 01
Posts: 1011
Credit: 230,274,184
RAC: 0
United States
Message 996225 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 19:02:06 UTC

you will not be able to request work untill your upload queue clears. it is the way bonic is programed.


ID: 996225 · Report as offensive
W-H-Oami

Send message
Joined: 6 Mar 10
Posts: 15
Credit: 168,510
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 996226 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 19:12:08 UTC - in response to Message 996225.

as of 20 mins ago the server status is showing everything is as usual. ie 5 splitters not working
but nothing is uploading.
Has anyone actual chatted with S@H to get an update on situation.

ID: 996226 · Report as offensive
Profile Anthony Chapman
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 16 Apr 08
Posts: 30
Credit: 5,608,469
RAC: 24,785
United States
Message 996228 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 19:16:09 UTC - in response to Message 996226.

It would be nice if someone could tell us whats going on and a guess how long it might take to fix it.

ID: 996228 · Report as offensive
Profile Dirk Sadowski
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 6 Apr 07
Posts: 7066
Credit: 100,812,482
RAC: 55,826
Germany
Message 996231 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 19:25:32 UTC

Patience is the key.

I posted over there in the last thread of the TNews about the not possible UL.
The SETI@home crew should know it and will do everything to solve the prob.


ID: 996231 · Report as offensive
Profile FrostKing9
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 20 Oct 01
Posts: 39
Credit: 23,815,960
RAC: 0
United States
Message 996236 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 19:34:54 UTC
Last modified: 14 May 2010, 19:37:10 UTC

Patience???? LOLOLOL... in this "everything instant" society, patience is a fast fading form of respect.

This time I was fortunate enough to have full queues on each cruncher, so I can keep on grinding until at least Monday.... if they can't remedy the problem today. <sigh>




I DONATE money to SETI@home.... DO YOU?

I'm just slowly BOINC'ing along.

Hey... ET... you have a sister who likes earthlings?

ID: 996236 · Report as offensive
Profile Bill Walker
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Sep 99
Posts: 3868
Credit: 2,697,159
RAC: 8
Canada
Message 996240 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 20:03:52 UTC - in response to Message 996236.
Last modified: 14 May 2010, 20:04:37 UTC

Patience???? LOLOLOL... in this "everything instant" society, patience is a fast fading form of respect.


I think my Retry Now button is busted. I keep pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing and it pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it.

ID: 996240 · Report as offensive
Profile doublechaz

Send message
Joined: 17 Nov 00
Posts: 68
Credit: 40,283,859
RAC: 11,893
United States
Message 996245 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 20:35:57 UTC

Stop pushing it so much. You are interfering with *my* ability to upload. ;)


ID: 996245 · Report as offensive
Profile Dirk Sadowski
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 6 Apr 07
Posts: 7066
Credit: 100,812,482
RAC: 55,826
Germany
Message 996249 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 20:48:29 UTC

You don't need to push, kick or what ever your buttons.

The UL server isn't connected with the world.
http://208.68.240.16

So your handwork activity is for nothing.


BTW.
Maybe a Mod would like to move/combine this thread to/with the panic thread?


ID: 996249 · Report as offensive
Iona
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 12 Jul 07
Posts: 625
Credit: 5,015,755
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 996252 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 20:57:21 UTC - in response to Message 996249.

You don't need to push, kick or what ever your buttons.

The UL server isn't connected with the world.
http://208.68.240.16

So your handwork activity is for nothing.


BTW.
Maybe a Mod would like to move/combine this thread to/with the panic thread?



I've already suspended work, as I thought this was probably the case. After being on holiday for a week, and clearing most of the work beforehand, setting my cache higher, made little difference.....two jobs in progress and thats it, for both PCs. Oh well, I can always blame it on the new 'Coalition Government' here! lol



Don't take life too seriously, as you'll never come out of it alive!

ID: 996252 · Report as offensive
Profile Cliff Harding
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 18 Aug 99
Posts: 1265
Credit: 73,243,728
RAC: 20,009
United States
Message 996254 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 21:35:37 UTC - in response to Message 996240.
Last modified: 14 May 2010, 21:37:55 UTC

Patience???? LOLOLOL... in this "everything instant" society, patience is a fast fading form of respect.


I think my Retry Now button is busted. I keep pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing and it pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it and pushing it.



Why is everyone in a RUSH?? S@H does not guarantee 24/7 instant access to the u/l and or d/l servers. If you are processing data at a fast rate, just increase the amount of cache on your machine for times like this. I have had my cache set at 10 days for the last several years, and it amazes me on the number of people that complain about about running out of work because of this type of situation. REMEMBER - It is not how fast you get the work done, it is how much of the work you get done!! It will all get the appropriate credit in its due time.


I don't buy computers, I build them!!

ID: 996254 · Report as offensive
Cosmic_Ocean
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 23 Dec 00
Posts: 2871
Credit: 10,619,733
RAC: 295
United States
Message 996260 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 22:11:48 UTC

well, as I mentioned earlier on.. it looks like WU storage or a mount did hang. current creation rate is nearly zero for MB and null/sec for AP. In the past, that observation was followed later that day or a day or three later with an explanation that storage was full or an NFS mount got hung.

Getting into the end of the day on a Friday in Berkeley. If a kick doesn't happen within the next 2-3 hours, expect this to continue until Monday (this is also a well-observed situation in the past).


Linux laptop:
record uptime: 1511d 20h 19m (ended due to the power brick giving-up)

ID: 996260 · Report as offensive
Profile RottenMutt
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 15 Mar 01
Posts: 1011
Credit: 230,274,184
RAC: 0
United States
Message 996267 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 22:32:23 UTC - in response to Message 996254.


Why is everyone in a RUSH?? S@H does not guarantee 24/7 instant access to the u/l and or d/l servers. If you are processing data at a fast rate, just increase the amount of cache on your machine for times like this. I have had my cache set at 10 days for the last several years, and it amazes me on the number of people that complain about about running out of work because of this type of situation. REMEMBER - It is not how fast you get the work done, it is how much of the work you get done!! It will all get the appropriate credit in its due time.



well if i only had a rac of 2k, then a ten day cache would not be a problem. now if you have a rac of 30k per machine then a ten day cache would be a lot larger and would bring the client to its knees.

it would really help if the clients cache prediction/calculation was correct. my cache for gpu and or cpu units is all over the place. sometimes the client will gorge uncontrollably!

ID: 996267 · Report as offensive
Prototype
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 3 Apr 99
Posts: 67
Credit: 497,118
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 996271 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 22:42:28 UTC
Last modified: 14 May 2010, 22:54:29 UTC

The server status page is clearly wrong and theres been nothing posted on the boards.

Why isnt there any explanation atleast of why this is happening?

The project clearly looks like a ship with no one at the helm while the passengers are screaming "iceberg!", 12hr+ atleast (that I know of) and no one can be bothered to write a sentence or two explaining the situation?


ID: 996271 · Report as offensive
Profile Guillaume MONTAGNANA

Send message
Joined: 22 Mar 08
Posts: 2
Credit: 100,410
RAC: 0
France
Message 996282 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:13:08 UTC

Same thing here, no uploads (in France). Also my credits/pending credits haven't moved since that night (4am GMT+1).

ID: 996282 · Report as offensive
William

Send message
Joined: 15 Nov 03
Posts: 3
Credit: 772,902
RAC: 335
United Kingdom
Message 996284 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:17:48 UTC

same here also in the UK, thought it was my pc but its not phew, sits downs and apologises for calling the pc lots of names :)

hope its back up and working soon

ID: 996284 · Report as offensive
Profile Chris Holvenstot
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 22 Apr 10
Posts: 1
Credit: 248,215
RAC: 0
United States
Message 996289 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:32:53 UTC

Having been a systems guy since the days when programs were written on punch cards and 800 BPI tape was the "high density" stuff I can understand how things can go "south" from time to time.

What I don't understand is the completely unprofessional way the user community has been left hanging for the better part of a day without a single word (that I have seen) about what happened and what the prognosis is.

I guess there really is a difference between academia and the real world.

ID: 996289 · Report as offensive
kittymanProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 45856
Credit: 814,513,547
RAC: 121,983
United States
Message 996291 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:36:29 UTC

Let's stop dissing the administration please.

I would like a word as to what the trouble is myself.

They ARE aware of the problem.


Kitties make wonderful traveling companions on your journey through life.

Have made a few friends in this life.
Most were cats.

ID: 996291 · Report as offensive
kittymanProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 45856
Credit: 814,513,547
RAC: 121,983
United States
Message 996296 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:52:06 UTC
Last modified: 14 May 2010, 23:52:21 UTC

I just got an email from Eric.

They do not have answers yet, but in his words, they are 'still debugging'.

Please hang in there, folks.

Trust me when I say that there is not one of you who would like things fixed more than I.

Meow meow.


Kitties make wonderful traveling companions on your journey through life.

Have made a few friends in this life.
Most were cats.

ID: 996296 · Report as offensive
Profile perryjay
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 20 Aug 02
Posts: 3377
Credit: 20,676,751
RAC: 0
United States
Message 996303 - Posted: 14 May 2010, 23:59:41 UTC - in response to Message 996296.

It's 5PM there, looks like it may be a late night for someone in Berkeley tonight!
Hope they know how much we appreciate their hard work and that we are all wishing them the best of luck in curing this problem.




PROUD MEMBER OF Team Starfire World BOINC

ID: 996303 · Report as offensive
kittymanProject Donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 9 Jul 00
Posts: 45856
Credit: 814,513,547
RAC: 121,983
United States
Message 996305 - Posted: 15 May 2010, 0:01:49 UTC - in response to Message 996303.

It's 5PM there, looks like it may be a late night for someone in Berkeley tonight!
Hope they know how much we appreciate their hard work and that we are all wishing them the best of luck in curing this problem.

Seconded......

Meow meow.
Kitties make wonderful traveling companions on your journey through life.

Have made a few friends in this life.
Most were cats.

ID: 996305 · Report as offensive
Previous · 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · Next

Message boards : Number crunching : Uploads failing??


 
©2016 University of California
 
SETI@home and Astropulse are funded by grants from the National Science Foundation, NASA, and donations from SETI@home volunteers. AstroPulse is funded in part by the NSF through grant AST-0307956.