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Message 1286802 - Posted: 22 Sep 2012, 20:59:03 UTC

Not that we really need to start a new thread now, but I just feel like it.

Upload server is definitely having problems today.
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Message 1286805 - Posted: 22 Sep 2012, 21:02:02 UTC - in response to Message 1286802.
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Scheduler isn't doing much better.
And then when it does respond- "No tasks sent" or "Project has no tasks avaiable" is the usual response.
*deep sigh*


EDIT- and when i do get some work allocated, i can only get a couple of WUs at a time. I could use a couple of thousand.
*deeper sigh*
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Message 1286815 - Posted: 22 Sep 2012, 21:14:39 UTC

Yellow feathers not coming from me...I can't send or receive anything. :)

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Message 1286834 - Posted: 22 Sep 2012, 22:15:34 UTC - in response to Message 1286815.
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Inbound network traffic is climbing again- retry while you can!

EDIT- forget it, it's borked again.
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Message 1286904 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 2:45:30 UTC - in response to Message 1286815.

Yellow feathers not coming from me...I can't send or receive anything. :)

I think the yellow feathers have been moonlighting,



as a model. LOL

But to keep on track, with a bit of button bashing my uploads cleared and I got some work.

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Message 1287078 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 16:11:40 UTC

Go on, you can do it. Uploading at 3.19KB/sec, downloading at between 0.19KB/sec and 2.15KB/sec. Yay! :-)
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Message 1287131 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 17:26:23 UTC

That saw-tooth pattern is always a sign of a rough time.
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Message 1287189 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 18:48:45 UTC
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I pressed the Retry-button on my top-most task in the Transfers tab a couple of minutes ago.

It responded with a project backoff of 10 hours. Now it is down to 9 hours 30 minutes.

I guess there will not be any more tasks today.

Slowly going up. Apparently reporting the uploaded tasks is quite easy.

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Message 1287191 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 18:51:25 UTC - in response to Message 1287189.

I pressed the Retry-button on my top-most task in the Transfers tab a couple of minutes ago.

It responded with a project backoff of 10 hours. Now it is down to 9 hours 30 minutes.

I guess there will not be any more tasks today.

Now select all your downloads and try again, and in five minutes (after DNS has switched to the other download server) try again.

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Message 1287197 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 19:12:41 UTC

the server is kaput!
it reads ok on the crickets,but I have just got home to find out I
have no work ,and all my uploads are pending.
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Message 1287201 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 19:38:29 UTC - in response to Message 1287197.

Everything appears to work, no problems downloading, reporting and
uploading.
Sometimes a number of retries are necessary, but it gets tru.
When downloading 10-20KByte is a normal speed for SETI.

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Message 1287203 - Posted: 23 Sep 2012, 19:45:08 UTC

It doesn't work as well as it could, but good enough for me. I get what I need, both here and on Beta. I'm only doing 5% of my work here though nowadays, 95% is dedicated for Beta.

There's plenty of crunchers here on main, and Beta need all they can get, in order to be able to release new apps to main, before we're all grey haired :-)

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Message 1287353 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 9:21:05 UTC - in response to Message 1287201.
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Everything appears to work, no problems downloading, reporting and
uploading.
Sometimes a number of retries are necessary, but it gets tru.
When downloading 10-20KByte is a normal speed for SETI.

HMM not here! Downloads are as slow as normal but uploads are slower. I have hundreds of uploads waiting, doesn't matter how often I retry, maybe 1 goes through every two minutes.
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Message 1287378 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 12:12:49 UTC

Hmmm...This is about as productive as looking for an elephant with red toe nails in a strawberry patch.
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Message 1287403 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 14:57:27 UTC
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My BOINC have problems to upload and download easy WUs at SETI@home and -Beta (since a few days).
A few retries are needed for complete.

And .., the last WUs at -Beta was download errors, because of:

<message> WU download error: couldn't get input files: <file_xfer_error> <file_name>xxxxx</file_name> <error_code>-224</error_code> <error_message>permanent HTTP error</error_message> </file_xfer_error> </message>



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Message 1287446 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 17:43:52 UTC

Itz crazee man crazee.....



This morning I looked at the number of tasks in the queue for my main cruncher - exactly 2000 pending, a little low, but nothing too far adrift to worry about. This evening I get in from work and have a quick look, and scroll down, and down, and down the list of tasks being downloaded. And the queue was in something like a 4 hour back-off... Time for a quick look at the number of tasks pending - it is now just shy of 2900!!!! I guess during the day the servers have burped me about 1000 tasks - allowing for the approx 100 I would expect to be done during the "working" day.

Now that's just plain crazeeee. OK a fair few are shorties for the GPU, but most look as if they are "fairly normal"

Oh well, such is the logic of BOINC and the servers


Uploads still taking an age, but at least they are struggling through just now
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Message 1287463 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 18:36:02 UTC

Indeed, it's been a while since I stared moaning again but after 4 days of only shorties (who take less time to process then to download) my cache is down to only 5 days of work on my main rig... Can't remember being this low since before the summer.

Ah well, the boys are probably sorting things out as I write this - as it's monday morning in California - so let's just wait and see.

No hard feelings :-) it's a volunteer project and the work they pull off at the lab with the resources they have is just fantastic.

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Message 1287465 - Posted: 24 Sep 2012, 18:59:15 UTC - in response to Message 1287463.

Indeed, it's been a while since I stared moaning again but after 4 days of only shorties (who take less time to process then to download) my cache is down to only 5 days of work on my main rig... Can't remember being this low since before the summer.

Ah well, the boys are probably sorting things out as I write this - as it's monday morning in California - so let's just wait and see.

No hard feelings :-) it's a volunteer project and the work they pull off at the lab with the resources they have is just fantastic.

I can track batches of shorties that my 24 core box is processing via its UPS load stats. It's only about a 2% difference drop in power when running shorties, but at that machines power level it is apparent.
Snapshot of the past few weeks.
http://www.hal6000.com/seti/images/ups_load-month.png
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