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Message 1052330 - Posted: 1 Dec 2010, 21:47:42 UTC

Just saw thumper go down... Perhaps Oscar is going into service?
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Message 1052335 - Posted: 1 Dec 2010, 21:56:26 UTC - in response to Message 1052330.

Just saw thumper go down... Perhaps Oscar is going into service?


Probably just a cable re-route, he is back up again.
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Message 1052388 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 3:28:43 UTC

to bad we can't just tell seti to resend the lost data...
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Message 1052405 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 4:51:58 UTC - in response to Message 1052153.
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Full size photo (2048 x 1536) (click on picture):





http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/~mattl/closet_done.jpg


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Message 1052431 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 8:12:08 UTC - in response to Message 1052095.

Oh, all these people here telling you "good job" and "well done" and "we appreciate your hard work" and "thank you, thank you soooo much for being soooo @#$^&ing good with the #$@#$_^ing servers...


Can't they see?!?

"Those lights are blinking out of sequence."






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Message 1052434 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 8:39:36 UTC - in response to Message 1052405.



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http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/~mattl/closet_done.jpg


haha, taken from iphone 3gs. The lens needs some cleaning - its too grainy.
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Message 1052435 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 8:48:59 UTC - in response to Message 1052431.

Oh, all these people here telling you "good job" and "well done" and "we appreciate your hard work" and "thank you, thank you soooo much for being soooo @#$^&ing good with the #$@#$_^ing servers...


Can't they see?!?

"Those lights are blinking out of sequence."






Well make them blink in sequence! (for those that missed it, Airplane II: The Sequel reference)
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Message 1052442 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 10:26:56 UTC - in response to Message 1052434.
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The lens needs some cleaning - its too grainy.


Picture is grainy due to low light environment and too small / shitty CCD sensor and too small lens.Biggest effect of dirt on lens is blurred image.

[edit] In this particular case also blur on picture has the same cause. [/edit]
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Message 1052460 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 12:38:40 UTC

Pictures are Great ,
now a Webcam pointing at the rack !!!!
(to view Server action)not hard working staff
[unless they wan' to be ON]
that would be different

SetiCAM !!!!

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Message 1052470 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 13:01:41 UTC - in response to Message 1052095.

....While this is going on Jeff and I tackled the closet some more - today's job was more power cable organization but mostly worked on rewiring all the ethernet cables so they were more orderly. Perhaps you noticed various servers going down at random as we unplugged/replugged systems one by one. Here's where we're at now:

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/~mattl/closet_done_sm.jpg

- Matt



Looks fine. Good work.

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Message 1052474 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 14:11:19 UTC - in response to Message 1052460.

Pictures are Great ,
now a Webcam pointing at the rack !!!!
(to view Server action)not hard working staff
[unless they wan' to be ON]
that would be different

SetiCAM !!!!


And reduce the bandwidth available for BOINC/Seti traffic? No way!

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Message 1052507 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 16:56:19 UTC - in response to Message 1052442.
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The lens needs some cleaning - its too grainy.


Picture is grainy due to low light environment and too small / shitty CCD sensor and too small lens.Biggest effect of dirt on lens is blurred image.

[edit] In this particular case also blur on picture has the same cause. [/edit]


No, the Blur in this case is caused by too slow a shutter speed, combined with unsteady hands... (motion blur, and it's gotta be the hands, as the servers don't move! [unless there's an earthquake, that is...])
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Message 1052541 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 19:59:34 UTC - in response to Message 1052388.

to bad we can't just tell seti to resend the lost data...


I think they listened. Although you cannot ask for them I think they turned on the server side option to re-issue the task when you are asking for work.
I just received a bunch of resent messages.
The cricket graph also shows more activity.

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Message 1052546 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 20:13:46 UTC

Very tidy looking setup, swanky I must admit.

I'd LOVE a setup like that but you'll use it for more important things!

Thanks for your hard work!
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Message 1052555 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 20:51:26 UTC - in response to Message 1052541.

to bad we can't just tell seti to resend the lost data...


I think they listened. Although you cannot ask for them I think they turned on the server side option to re-issue the task when you are asking for work.
I just received a bunch of resent messages.
The cricket graph also shows more activity.


Yes! - I have gotten about 150 "resent" WUs in the last hour or so.
Maybe Santa heard me!
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Message 1052557 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 20:52:53 UTC - in response to Message 1052460.

Yes a SETIcam!!!


Pictures are Great ,
now a Webcam pointing at the rack !!!!
(to view Server action)not hard working staff
[unless they wan' to be ON]
that would be different

SetiCAM !!!!

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Message 1052590 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 23:03:12 UTC - in response to Message 1052557.

Yes a SETIcam!!!


Pictures are Great ,
now a Webcam pointing at the rack !!!!
(to view Server action)not hard working staff
[unless they wan' to be ON]
that would be different

SetiCAM !!!!


The heck with a cam pointing at the equipment rack, get one pointing at the antenna at Arecibo!

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Message 1052600 - Posted: 2 Dec 2010, 23:30:26 UTC - in response to Message 1052590.

Yes a SETIcam!!!


Pictures are Great ,
now a Webcam pointing at the rack !!!!
(to view Server action)not hard working staff
[unless they wan' to be ON]
that would be different

SetiCAM !!!!


The heck with a cam pointing at the equipment rack, get one pointing at the antenna at Arecibo!


googleing seems they aint got one at arecibo :(
not far away http://www.weather-forecast.com/locations/Arecibo/webcams/latest :)

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Message 1052636 - Posted: 3 Dec 2010, 3:39:53 UTC

Sweet!!! That is great news! My computer can not wait to crunch some Seti WU's!!!
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Message 1052706 - Posted: 3 Dec 2010, 13:50:52 UTC - in response to Message 1052600.

the antenna at Arecibo
doesn't do much ,in the way of moving etc
so stills are fine .
the scenery would be great ,the weather would play havoc with a webcam ,but the Server cam ,would let us all see ,in real time
what Activity was happening at the heart of seti.
of course multiple cams[Arecibo & Server rack] would be great
but the bandwidth would have to be small
so the Science projects are kept running .
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