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Message 1337065 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 15:55:16 UTC - in response to Message 1333385.

How many Computers do you have Running BOINC Projects?
I only have 2 - an ACER Desktop with Windows VISTA, which I Run 5 Projects (including SETI), and a HP Notebook with Windows 7: I only Run SETI on The Notebook. The Desktop only has 2 or 3 SETI WU's at one time, but the Notebook has up to 30 or 40 WU's at one time. Maybe you may like to consider trying this if you can Dedicate a Computer to SETI alone. You could also try SUSPENDING ALL Projects Except SETI on one Particular Computer (if you have more than one), and leave them Suspended for 3 or 4 days to see if you get any work from SETI (or even if you only have one Computer, you could still try it to see if it makes any difference) ... BUT ... Make sure that You UPDATE to Upload any Completed Tasks before Suspending The Project. Also, Select 'NO NEW TASKS' and Suspend Projects that have NO TASKS at Present before any others, so that it/they won't attempt to Download New Tasks when you Suspend other Projects.


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Message 1337069 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 16:09:39 UTC
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Currently three active.
Two running Windows 7, 64 bit
Third running Ubuntu linux, I can't recall which version as it just sits there not needing anything other than volts and amps being fed though the appropriate inputs....


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Message 1337080 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 16:51:00 UTC

3 active, have up to five to run, but only my three active ones are worth it.

And i don't always run boinc heavy, I often dial back to a small percentage on one machine, and sometimes go off on credit benders occasionally where I make my house very noisy and warm.


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Message 1337089 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 17:04:21 UTC

Six across both main and Beta. At the moment 3 and 3 as Beta is a little short of work.

I used to run WGC and Einstein but none gives me the satisfaction of SETI!


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Message 1337095 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 17:08:48 UTC

2 Desktops ,1 Laptop

2 Samsung Tablets available, when suitable software is available

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Message 1337098 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 17:10:11 UTC - in response to Message 1337095.

2 Desktops ,1 Laptop

2 Samsung Tablets available, when suitable software is available

If they're android, suitable software is available. :-)
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Message 1337108 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 17:24:18 UTC

Running three desktops. One old P4 XP. One Vista 64 bit I7 920 and a one Win 7 64 bit I7 3770 that I built.


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Message 1337125 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 18:31:29 UTC

2 Linux boxes plus 1 Solaris Virtual Machine running SETI@home and Test4Theory@home.
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Message 1337127 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 18:37:58 UTC - in response to Message 1337125.

Just the one. I had two for a short time while the queue on the old old one ran dry. Only run SETI@home.


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Message 1337132 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 18:58:27 UTC

9 rigs here..
And a 10th that I could start up if I could just get off of my butt and finish configuring it.


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Message 1337153 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 19:51:08 UTC

8 rigs, 6 of them run 24/7.




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Message 1337156 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 19:56:42 UTC

2 desktop machines and one laptop. One of the desktops (a 10 years old AthlonXP) and the laptop are running 24/7, the other desktop about 16/7.


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Message 1337166 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 20:09:10 UTC

1 Super Tower(HAF-932), currently using the cpu only, going to add some gpus in a few months, after upgrading the cpu and after getting some self contained water cooling parts for a gpu card(either a GTX570 or a GTX580).

Under Construction a HAF-X water cooled tower, EK motherboard and cpu blocks to be added to an Asus Rampage 3 Extreme motherboard by a possibly snowed in friend, Room for 4 or maybe 5 GTX570/580 cards(for simplicity and cost).


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Message 1337178 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 20:31:46 UTC

5 Active
2 AMD Opteron 180's each running Cuda on old 8600GT's 1 P4 1800 1`P4 2600 these two OLD CLUNKERS NO PCI-E so no GPU Units on them, Acer laptop TK53
Soon to add a server with dual Opteron 280's and possibly another Opteron 180 if I can find a good board with PCI-E slot.
WHOOHOO!! FOR THE OLD JUNK COLLECTION!!


Gimme BEER and WU's!!!!

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Message 1337181 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 20:35:31 UTC

Got 3 Macs - an iMac ( 11,1 ) and 2 Mac Pros ( 4,1 ).

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Message 1337190 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 21:19:16 UTC
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1 the rac could be better if I could get some seti wus. SETI won't keep it feed constantly running out of wus.


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Message 1337243 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 23:35:05 UTC

Just got 2nd one going , an old dell optiplex GX620 with only 2 gigs ddr2 ram ,
No usable GPU (onboard) , a standerd CPU WU is estimated to take over 9 hours on this new comp... ( 2 1/4 hours on my other comp...) Really need some sort of optimized app for CPU for intel computer , to speed this senior citizen up a bit... LOL


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Message 1337251 - Posted: 11 Feb 2013, 23:49:16 UTC

Just the one, but it runs 24/7.


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SETI@home classic workunits 1,405 CPU time 57,318 hours

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Message 1337259 - Posted: 12 Feb 2013, 0:11:38 UTC

Five atm it winter, boinc is realy good way to put a bit more heat in the house, this way we get to use the electricity twice :)

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Message 1337264 - Posted: 12 Feb 2013, 0:27:23 UTC - in response to Message 1337259.

Four for me. Three running only S@H 24/7 and one running S@H when I'm not playing games online.

In the past three or four months I've had to decommission three others that I had running.


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