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Message 1080451 - Posted: 22 Feb 2011, 22:53:19 UTC

And I havent found much, but curious why the AP splitter hardly ever are running??

Is AP getting phased out???


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Message 1080454 - Posted: 22 Feb 2011, 22:58:18 UTC - in response to Message 1080451.

And I havent found much, but curious why the AP splitter hardly ever are running??

Is AP getting phased out???

It's those ATI folks that steals all the APs ;)

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Message 1080461 - Posted: 22 Feb 2011, 23:12:18 UTC

DAM THEM ATi PEEPS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


I would fire up some AP lovin on my ATi's but THERES NEVER ANY DAM WU's!!!!!!!!!!!



Tee hee.....


Thanks for the info......


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Message 1080468 - Posted: 22 Feb 2011, 23:28:15 UTC

Im one of the ATI people and got only 3 units in 3 days... we are starving too...


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Message 1080470 - Posted: 22 Feb 2011, 23:29:32 UTC

The AP splitters go through tapes wicked fast, and there are six splitters. They can go through 20 tapes in 2-3 days ish. MB takes..what seems like about twice as long.

This was an issue a while back, because the feeder queue was evenly split between AP and MB, and at one point, there was somewhere near 100 tapes laying around waiting for MB to catch up, so the feeder queue was adjusted to 97:3 (MB:AP) which helped a lot, as well as cutting back the number of splitters.

Then a few weeks ago, the number of splitters got increased and we're back to AP burning through tapes like crazy and then hours of twiddling thumbs waiting for another tape to show up.

Once the cricket graph settles out, a good chance to get some APs is when it will surge to max for 1-3 hours, which means APs are being issued during those periods.


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Message 1080499 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 1:48:44 UTC

I am assuming I have luck of the draw. I have 77 AP tasks on board, and I have done hundreds over the last week. For quite a while every CPU unit I got was an AP unit. A whole bunch of them are in my pendings at the moment.

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Message 1080513 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 2:29:04 UTC

OH MAN, I JUST GOT TWO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

w0000000000000000000000t!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Message 1080525 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 4:07:44 UTC - in response to Message 1080513.

since the last week long outage.. ive been able to keep 1 to 2 in my queue on my main machine.. as for the other rig.. it gets 1 every so often.


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Message 1080627 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 14:22:32 UTC

Except for yesterday my machines have been picking up a few AP every day.


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Message 1080650 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 15:41:21 UTC


I have ~300 in my cache.


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Message 1080656 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 15:50:33 UTC - in response to Message 1080650.


I have ~300 in my cache.


Thats not fair... AP is the only app running on my HD4650 and it has to waste its time on collatz for 2 days now.

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Message 1080713 - Posted: 23 Feb 2011, 19:15:29 UTC

An AP a day helps your teeth rot away...

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Message 1081055 - Posted: 25 Feb 2011, 0:14:33 UTC - in response to Message 1080656.


I have ~300 in my cache.


Thats not fair... AP is the only app running on my HD4650 and it has to waste its time on collatz for 2 days now.

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Message 1081061 - Posted: 25 Feb 2011, 0:25:50 UTC

I´ve found out so more you finnish so more you get.
Got another 50 last night.


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Message 1081377 - Posted: 26 Feb 2011, 1:05:55 UTC - in response to Message 1081061.

I´ve found out so more you finnish so more you get.
Got another 50 last night.


When they also validate and make a cannonical result and don't miss a deadline (or get caught Cherry Picking) IMHO, then you'll get the
Maximum Amount per CPU (core)
and an amount for CUDA/GPU crunching.

But a.t.m. I can't remember how much it is, it has been changed afew times, cause litle was running, if not completely everything, was down.

A series of new SERVERs, were needed, ofcoarse, there are hiccups, new system, a lot of testing, then switching it, for the Real-Life-Tests.

Then actually use it.
Ofcoarse, Murphy, is still around and plenty other 'events', which can force a
SERVER, on his knees :^)....

Only a few times, was one of my 3 QUADs, out of work, cause I've a few Back-
Up Projects
, so completely out of work, was never the case.

Have had a few hundred Astropulses, almost always on my fastest rig...:)
Now also on a Q6600 + GTX470 host, taking a few hours more as my (OC'ed)X9650,
which does 1, 2, 3 or 4 in about 8 hours.







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Message 1081673 - Posted: 26 Feb 2011, 17:01:34 UTC

Just got a bunch more......
nice....


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Message 1081676 - Posted: 26 Feb 2011, 17:09:47 UTC

Same here my cache is constantly between 320 and 350.


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Message 1081679 - Posted: 26 Feb 2011, 17:23:06 UTC

Downloads going fine here too ~1700 between 2 machines with 17 of those being APs. Feels good having work again. ;)


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Message 1081724 - Posted: 26 Feb 2011, 19:17:17 UTC

My main machine has over 2400 WU. (phenom II 965BE at 4.0ghz gtx 470 775/1550/1780)
My Other quad has about 400 WU. (phenom II 820 at 2.8ghz and gtx 450 950/1900/1965)

My others have like 20 WU. So I think I am good tell the next outrage.

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Message 1081942 - Posted: 27 Feb 2011, 7:44:12 UTC

I pretty much get 1:1. Turn one AP in, get another one. Massive pile of 30-something in my cache.


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

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