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Message 1314462 - Posted: 12 Dec 2012, 23:23:44 UTC

a bit late to the party - May 14th, 1999. and another year on the horizon, assuming I and my Mac survive the solstice. 4 units crunching away as we speak!

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Message 1314814 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 19:34:55 UTC

Myself also a bit late on the login again.

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Message 1314820 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 19:45:02 UTC

I remember when finishing a work unit was quite an accomplishment back in those days. Now we can knock out dozens a day.
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Message 1314870 - Posted: 13 Dec 2012, 21:44:03 UTC - in response to Message 1314820.  

I remember when finishing a work unit was quite an accomplishment back in those days. Now we can knock out dozens a day.

Back then I was so excited when I had machines that would take less than 12 hours per work unit. So it would get 2 done per day.
These days I have a machine that takes 3-4 hours per task, but it is running 24 at once.
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Message 1314987 - Posted: 14 Dec 2012, 3:17:52 UTC

I think I am late

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Message 1330494 - Posted: 23 Jan 2013, 20:56:23 UTC - in response to Message 1314987.  

I finally made it. :)

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Message 1451784 - Posted: 9 Dec 2013, 11:32:50 UTC

There used to be a thread for this, but I can't find it.

Made my 13 years back last month and just realised it. Wow, seems half a life time ....

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Message 1451791 - Posted: 9 Dec 2013, 11:46:16 UTC
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Congrats Chris.

I made 13 years in September, and didn't realise it until I saw this.

It sure does seem a long time back.
Happy Crunching,

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Message 1451812 - Posted: 9 Dec 2013, 12:40:18 UTC - in response to Message 1451784.  

Happy S@H Birthday Chris !
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Message 1451834 - Posted: 9 Dec 2013, 13:59:48 UTC

Search for "Welcome to the 13th Anniversary Crunchers"

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=68006#1229988

Plus SETI Classic = 21,082 WUs
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Message 1451836 - Posted: 9 Dec 2013, 14:05:10 UTC

Come to think of it; there are threads for most years more than about the 5th anniversary. Some are labeled as clubs and some are labeled as anniversaries. Would it be feasible to sticky each of those?

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Message 1452325 - Posted: 10 Dec 2013, 14:26:11 UTC

Congratulations! 13 years does seem like a lifetime.
I'm hoping one of your rigs finds a sign, you deserve it!

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Message 1452502 - Posted: 10 Dec 2013, 23:34:20 UTC

Thanks everyone ;-)

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Message 1452556 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 2:25:10 UTC
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Can this thread be renamed to something less
confusing to a newb? Like?

Welcome to the Anniversary Club.
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Message 1452575 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 3:16:57 UTC - in response to Message 1452556.  

Can this thread be renamed to something less
confusing to a newb? Like?

Welcome to the Anniversary Club.

How about the 14 year club?
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Message 1452620 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 6:00:01 UTC

How about just naming one, the X number of year anniversary. All these stickys is stupid, Let alone confusing.
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Message 1452677 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 9:47:57 UTC - in response to Message 1452620.  

How about just naming one, the X number of year anniversary. All these stickys is stupid, Let alone confusing.

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Message 1452687 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 10:20:47 UTC - in response to Message 1452677.  

How about just naming one, the X number of year anniversary. All these stickys is stupid, Let alone confusing.

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Message 1452732 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 12:27:00 UTC
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Message 1452735 - Posted: 11 Dec 2013, 12:32:49 UTC

*packs away rolling pin*

Anybody is welcome to post to his 'year group' thread when he/she is past his/her anniversary. If the thread happens to be locked, report it and ask for unlock.

As the threads usually stay active enough for the first few months after creation there's no need to sticky them.

If you can't seem to find the right thread you can of course open a new one, but a mod might move you to the right one after some digging. It would be courteous to report the post and ask the mods whether they can help.

btw 13 years is sooo last year ;)
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