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Message 1349250 - Posted: 21 Mar 2013, 22:23:28 UTC - in response to Message 1348891.

Yea, Matt ! ! !

I am sooooo looking forward this.

Thanks for doing whatever it was you had to do to get this approved.

I wish you the best of luck seeing it through to completion with a minimum of surprises.

It would be "fun" to know what's being moved, exactly.

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Message 1349314 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 3:45:34 UTC - in response to Message 1349250.

Yes hopefully this move will be a big success and fix the problem with all those stock Windows systems out there that have just be allocated or grabbed 100 or 200 workunits and due to the comms problem just havn't ever got the work or can't get it so that they can return it.

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Message 1349369 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 8:19:27 UTC - in response to Message 1349125.

Let Einstein have a burst. Just put it on NNT after one work request.


I just set it to a resource share of zero. Then it only grabs work units when SAH doesn't have anything to do for either CPU or GPU. Sometimes E@H is a little too generous on the CPU side but the GPU side units will only download one at a time like this, and never if SAH has one ready.


there is a post on einstein about the setting of zero not working and giving out more work then requested.

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Message 1349370 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 8:22:31 UTC

If I remember correctly the original announcement about the possibility of making this move, it would allow for more bandwidth for downloads (I could be wrong).


Well actually it looked more like a "hope"!!

Maybe we'll also get more bandwidth (that's a big maybe)

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Message 1349371 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 8:24:36 UTC - in response to Message 1349370.

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Message 1349412 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 13:16:52 UTC

Does this mean you can take full advantage of the gigabit connection?
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Message 1349433 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 14:29:14 UTC

So, in preparation for the work and to prevent an onslaught of completed units trying to upload at the same time when you all come back up on the 3rd/4th, are transfers already being deferred / backed off?

The reason I'm asking is because I'm out of units to process, there are 6 downloads pending and all are in "project back-off" status with the countdown at 3 hours and dropping. I was hoping with the work this weekend that units would stockpile (like normal) and would be able to still be processing... but it'd make sense so we don't crash anything on re-start.

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Message 1349454 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 16:11:51 UTC

This sounds like good news. Hope it results in improvements for all parties.
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Message 1349457 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 16:18:16 UTC

I'd still be interested to know whether it's a 5 minute walk down the hill, or a 15 minute car ride. Not that it makes any real difference. just idle curiosity.

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Message 1349464 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 16:30:31 UTC - in response to Message 1349457.

Any chance of removing download limits before the outage so as we can build up a sizeable cache of work to perhaps keep us crunching for the project during the outage, like in the old days ?
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Message 1349470 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 16:36:01 UTC - in response to Message 1349457.

I'd still be interested to know whether it's a 5 minute walk down the hill, or a 15 minute car ride. Not that it makes any real difference. just idle curiosity.

A five minute skateboard ride down, a fifteen minute walk back up?

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Message 1349482 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 16:50:25 UTC - in response to Message 1349464.

Any chance of removing download limits before the outage so as we can build up a sizeable cache of work to perhaps keep us crunching for the project during the outage, like in the old days ?

Which would result in all the fast crunchers trying to upload and download 3 days of work when the project comes back online. Sounds like the last thing anyone wants!!

Personally I will be running down my cache next week so all my machines have finished all work before the first. I will only restart when the "rush" is over.
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Message 1349561 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 19:16:46 UTC - in response to Message 1349485.

Any chance of removing download limits before the outage so as we can build up a sizeable cache of work to perhaps keep us crunching for the project during the outage, like in the old days ?

Which would result in all the fast crunchers trying to upload and download 3 days of work when the project comes back online. Sounds like the last thing anyone wants!!

Personally I will be running down my cache next week so all my machines have finished all work before the first. I will only restart when the "rush" is over.

Awww shucks.
The kitties wanna stress test the new installation...LOL.

I'm not going to do anything, just let it happen. I expect to get a nice bump in my Einstein stats.

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Message 1349574 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 19:35:10 UTC - in response to Message 1349457.

I'd still be interested to know whether it's a 5 minute walk down the hill, or a 15 minute car ride. Not that it makes any real difference. just idle curiosity.

Ten or eleven minute shuttle bus ride on Bear Transit H line, possibly more if the colo facility isn't near Evans Hall.
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Message 1349580 - Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 19:48:11 UTC - in response to Message 1349482.

Any chance of removing download limits before the outage so as we can build up a sizeable cache of work to perhaps keep us crunching for the project during the outage, like in the old days ?

Which would result in all the fast crunchers trying to upload and download 3 days of work when the project comes back online. Sounds like the last thing anyone wants!!

Personally I will be running down my cache next week so all my machines have finished all work before the first. I will only restart when the "rush" is over.


I'm with you in that... Make sure to get my cache empty and all uploaded and reported , Then start back up after the system stabilizes .
I'll just have to take some other form of nerve control to combat this addiction to seti@home till then.... ;-)
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Message 1349638 - Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 0:31:09 UTC - in response to Message 1349574.

I'd still be interested to know whether helicopter landing facilities and a room with a view. Not that it makes any real difference. just idle curiosity.

I'd still be interested to know whether it's a 5 minute walk down the hill, or a 15 minute car ride. Not that it makes any real difference. just idle curiosity.

Ten or eleven minute shuttle bus ride on Bear Transit H line, possibly more if the colo facility isn't near Evans Hall.
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Message 1350375 - Posted: 25 Mar 2013, 3:05:56 UTC

Crosses fingers that all goes well...
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