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Message 1117581 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 0:58:12 UTC

I just installed SETI@Home, and it is not doing any tasks. I have looked at the preferences multiple times, restarted it, and it says no work done. What should I do to get it to start working?
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Message 1117583 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 1:04:37 UTC - in response to Message 1117581.  

They are pulling more raw data from their archives to be split and this process happens rather slowly. There are no available workunits at this time.
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Message 1117614 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 1:58:00 UTC - in response to Message 1117583.  

Do you have any idea when there will be some workunits available?
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Message 1117619 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 2:17:35 UTC - in response to Message 1117614.  

They are slowly being made available. Like I said, they are pulling raw data and putting it through the splitter, but people are gobbling up the work faster than it is being created at the moment.
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Message 1117631 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 2:54:23 UTC - in response to Message 1117619.  

When they are available, how will I get a workunit or a task?
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Message 1117639 - Posted: 16 Jun 2011, 3:07:16 UTC - in response to Message 1117631.  

BOINC will keep trying until it gets some. You don't have to do anything.
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