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Message 1039473 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 8:11:28 UTC - in response to Message 1039469.  

A second new Server? That needs a lot of money.
Well, here is my part of it (maybe more next Month)...

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Message 1039481 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 9:25:44 UTC - in response to Message 1039469.  



But apparently mork is not cooperating, and a replacement must be considered.



Unless you've heard something the rest of us haven't
That's not exactly the way Jeff posted in tech news earlier
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=61669&nowrap=true#1039257


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Message 1039517 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 12:45:25 UTC - in response to Message 1039481.  



But apparently mork is not cooperating, and a replacement must be considered.



Unless you've heard something the rest of us haven't
That's not exactly the way Jeff posted in tech news earlier
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=61669&nowrap=true#1039257



True, but Eric also posted in that thread
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=61669&nowrap=true#1038940

The memory swap on mork didn't work, probably because at least one of the replacement DIMMS was bad. Jeff has suggested some more detailed memory tests next time mork is down. We're also considering replacing the power supplies in case the hangs are caused by power supply glitches.

Dan has contacted HP and Sun to see if they can give us a deep discount on a machine that could replace mork, hopefully deep enough that we can purchase it on what's remaining from the donations made in the Number Crunching threads.


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Message 1039522 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 13:09:53 UTC - in response to Message 1039520.  
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Oh...so less interesting in SETI@home that he/she haven't enough Credits
to post and spend nonetheless $100 ? Cool. Thanks from me also.

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Message 1039529 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 13:19:06 UTC

count me in...

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Message 1039555 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:12:21 UTC

A little more for the pot !


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Message 1039556 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:14:09 UTC

This is all I can do, but I'm trying!


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Message 1039562 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:22:13 UTC

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Message 1039564 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:33:16 UTC

I checked that the fridge is stocked, and have a little change left over:

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Message 1039565 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:38:01 UTC
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Wifey is still sleeping so I can use the credit card!

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Do Not feel badly if all you can give is $10.00 or $20.00. Every little bit will help.

SETI is so close to going down permanently because of hardware problems it's not funny anymore.

Boinc....Boinc....Boinc....Boinc....
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Message 1039567 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:43:32 UTC

All I can do right now, sorry.

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Message 1039572 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 14:47:31 UTC

I gotta be honest.. Next one is going to rely on the smaller donations. The bigger ones got worn out recently. so the 10's and 20's.. awesome folks.



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Message 1039584 - Posted: 8 Oct 2010, 15:21:23 UTC

Mark? Out to Lunch? Your presence is needed here (to count the MONEY!) ;-)

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