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Message 1327741 - Posted: 16 Jan 2013, 0:44:47 UTC

What happened to the seti optimized clients?
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Message 1327755 - Posted: 16 Jan 2013, 1:44:04 UTC - in response to Message 1327741.

The installer for the optimized apps has been withdrawn pending resolution of a licensing issue, so you won't be able to install them until that is resolved.

See this post in How do I run the stock CPU apps with optimized GPU apps?
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Message 1327768 - Posted: 16 Jan 2013, 2:50:37 UTC

I may be wrong, but if you had saved your installer package on one of your hard drives, you can still use it to intall the _x41g app. If I am wrong, someone please correct me.
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Message 1328156 - Posted: 17 Jan 2013, 3:48:15 UTC

I'm sure it's out there on the web still :)
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Message 1328193 - Posted: 17 Jan 2013, 6:19:51 UTC

Cliff - you are correct, if you have an existing copy of the installer you can run it.
What you cannot do is download a new copy of it.
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Message 1328225 - Posted: 17 Jan 2013, 10:38:30 UTC - in response to Message 1328193.
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What you cannot do is download a new copy of it.

You never used Google, did you?
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Message 1328256 - Posted: 17 Jan 2013, 13:50:08 UTC

As I understand it, Lunatics may not offer the applications, or suggest ways in which they may be found elsewhere, until the licensing issues are resolved. The issues are to do with the compiler used to produce the apps, not the optimised application itself. To quote Joe Segur, "The question is whether compiling with the Intel compiler and some Intel libraries violates the GPL2+ licensing provisions". If you have an operating installation then you have no problems. If you have previously downloaded a copy of the installer then as an end-user, I believe you are in the clear.

You may not offer any copy of the offending software to another without compromising Lunatics position.
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Message 1343504 - Posted: 6 Mar 2013, 18:15:06 UTC

Anyone have the optimized client install laying around?
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Message 1343515 - Posted: 6 Mar 2013, 18:42:25 UTC - in response to Message 1343504.
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Anyone have the optimized client install laying around?

Boinc is the client, why would you want an optimised version of it? to manage what the project applications are doing faster, no need.

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Message 1343521 - Posted: 6 Mar 2013, 18:52:33 UTC - in response to Message 1343515.

Anyone have the optimized client install laying around?

Boinc is the client, why would you want an optimised version of it? to manage what the project applications are doing faster, no need.

Claggy

There were optimised clients, once. Do you remember boinc-5.3.12.tx36, by Trux? That was good, in its day.

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Message 1343532 - Posted: 6 Mar 2013, 19:03:19 UTC - in response to Message 1343521.

Anyone have the optimized client install laying around?

Boinc is the client, why would you want an optimised version of it? to manage what the project applications are doing faster, no need.

Claggy

There were optimised clients, once. Do you remember boinc-5.3.12.tx36, by Trux? That was good, in its day.

I don't remember that one, but i do remember that Crunch3r did some.

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