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WinterKnight
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Message 1311020 - Posted: 28 Nov 2012, 13:45:02 UTC

Haven't seen anybody report this problem recently, so thought it might be good time to see if tere was a significant number taking up room in the database.

I've just got one task,

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/workunit.php?wuid=1021648307

Richard Haselgrove
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Message 1311031 - Posted: 28 Nov 2012, 14:04:10 UTC - in response to Message 1311020.

There was a recent back-end change - changeset [5011e788] - which may be designed to address this. It still shows as 'yesterday', US time, so it's a bit too soon to expect any noticeable effects yet.

Bill Barto
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Message 1311079 - Posted: 28 Nov 2012, 17:23:53 UTC - in response to Message 1311020.
Last modified: 28 Nov 2012, 17:25:06 UTC

Haven't seen anybody report this problem recently, so thought it might be good time to see if tere was a significant number taking up room in the database.

I've just got one task,

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/workunit.php?wuid=1021648307


My old one beats your old one. I getting attached to it and will miss it when it gone.

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/workunit.php?wuid=997327603
I just noticed it is a pre 1 billion work unit.

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Message 1311080 - Posted: 28 Nov 2012, 17:33:03 UTC - in response to Message 1311031.
Last modified: 28 Nov 2012, 17:33:27 UTC

There was a recent back-end change - changeset [5011e788] - which may be designed to address this. It still shows as 'yesterday', US time, so it's a bit too soon to expect any noticeable effects yet.

Hopefully it will get things cleared out in time. I have one from 2010 I would like to see go away.
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Message 1311096 - Posted: 28 Nov 2012, 18:26:17 UTC - in response to Message 1311080.


Haven't spotted any on my systems, but i did notice that while i've got 400 in progress, i've got almost 1,600 still pending validation...
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