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Message 1917144 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 18:07:41 UTC - in response to Message 1917130.  


I would suggest a zero resource share (in project preferences) on one's backup project as then BOINC only downloads a bare minimum of work, ie if there is a core or GPU free it will download one work unit for it, and not keep a cache. Then when SETI@Home has work it will fill the cache as much as it can and suspend the backup's work until the timeout is near.

That's how I handle Einstein. Works just fine.
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Message 1917157 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 18:54:24 UTC - in response to Message 1917124.  
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Hello,

may I'm blind, but where can I do, what You suggest?
"We have repeatedly suggested that in addition to SETI@home (with priority 100) people connect to multiple projects with priority 0 or 1, so you'll always have something useful to do. "

I just can't find a Option for that in the Boinc Manager.
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Message 1917158 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 18:56:33 UTC - in response to Message 1917157.  

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Message 1917167 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 19:30:57 UTC

A couple TB or early observations will be coming online soon.

One small file copied over from last nights AO observation and is in the radar blanker queue.
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Message 1917169 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 19:41:16 UTC

I have set "Seti@home Beta Test" as back up project. Still SETI.

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Message 1917170 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 19:45:41 UTC - in response to Message 1917158.  
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Thanke you for the detailed note.

I have already seen the point tools, but I do not see where for each single projectthere could be assigned a corresponding priority.
So if someone who knows how to do it and is willing to write more than one word can help me, this would be very nice.
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Message 1917171 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 19:49:45 UTC - in response to Message 1917170.  

You set the resource share percentage at each project's Preference page.
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Message 1917173 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 19:55:20 UTC - in response to Message 1917091.  

Eric mentioned to me that they average about 1.1TB per day, which is about 120Mbps continuous 24/7. But they don't have 24/7 access to the Greenbank pipe. But it would certainly help.

You should install and test a FTP server and drop him a PM.




Hmmmm, at work we have a 500 Mbps upload and download connection to the internet. Maybe I should stand something up for this coming weekend.
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Message 1917176 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 20:04:12 UTC - in response to Message 1917173.  

Definitely certainly clear it with the boss/owners first. You wouldn't want to find out on Monday that they pay by the byte.
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Message 1917177 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 20:12:40 UTC

Still nothing here in New Zealand... I have 2 computers dedicated to running data and they are getting bored waiting for work... LOL.
Seriously, what is happening??
We are a land of sheep and dairy
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Message 1917194 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:19:10 UTC - in response to Message 1917177.  

Work finally available to my clients - thanks everyone for their efforts in getting work available again!
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Message 1917197 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:29:49 UTC - in response to Message 1917158.  

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. . now, now :)

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Message 1917199 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:32:54 UTC - in response to Message 1917171.  

You set the resource share percentage at each project's Preference page.


. . To expand a little, that means go your accounts page for each project and find preferences or tools for that project and set the priority to 0%.

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Message 1917200 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:34:49 UTC - in response to Message 1917177.  

Still nothing here in New Zealand... I have 2 computers dedicated to running data and they are getting bored waiting for work... LOL.
Seriously, what is happening??


Well, the network folks are still debugging and haven't isolated the problem. I've thought about requesting that they replace all the hardware between here and GBT.

Matt is talking about the possibility of shipping disks (for Breakthrough purposes primarily), but the hardware necessary probably couldn't be in place for a couple months, assuming GBT will let us use additional space and power there.
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Message 1917205 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:44:58 UTC

Let us know if new hardware is needed Eric. We can certainly mount another donation drive as we proved there is earnest commitment to the project on the last one.
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Message 1917207 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 21:51:58 UTC - in response to Message 1917167.  

A couple TB or early observations will be coming online soon.

One small file copied over from last nights AO observation and is in the radar blanker queue.

Awesome. Thanks to all!
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Message 1917211 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 22:02:45 UTC

Hello! Anyone like me that no new task available? I have nothing to work on!
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Message 1917214 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 22:05:39 UTC - in response to Message 1917211.  

Hello! Anyone like me that no new task available? I have nothing to work on!


Give it some time, work is being snatched up the second it is produced. The extended outage left a ton of machines dry, lots of catching up to do.

Probably several hours before any surplus is realized.
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Message 1917221 - Posted: 5 Feb 2018, 22:30:08 UTC - in response to Message 1917216.  

Let us know if new hardware is needed Eric. We can certainly mount another donation drive as we proved there is earnest commitment to the project on the last one.

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