Posts by S@NL Etienne Dokkum


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1) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (93) Server Problems? (Message 1615949)
Posted 2 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
well, that's it... back to 100% MB. If the servers are so kind to throw me a couple of GPU tasks in the process
2) Message boards : News : New Data from AO (Message 1609592)
Posted 15 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Thanks, 200 MB tasks in progress as we speak here :D

that's a great Sinterklaas(Dutch traditional holiday where gifts are given to children by a Santa Claus kind of folk hero) present !
3) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1607765)
Posted 19 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
For the first time in over 15 years I am not crunching Seti, this is causing a real panic.


relax, most of us have been out of work for at least 2 weeks now... Surely you must remember Nov-Dec 2012 when Seti was down for weeks too. Patience is all we can depend on ;-)
4) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1606643)
Posted 22 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Happy birthday Juan ! Don't toast too much now ;-)
5) Message boards : News : Status Update (Message 1606211)
Posted 23 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Thank you for the update. I'm running MilkyWay@home and Einstein@home until you return.


first off, happy thanksgiving and thanks for the update !

My Einstein RAC has surpassed my ever declining Seti credit so I really hope this will be the last "bugs" that will have to be worked out...
6) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1604167)
Posted 28 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Will this ever gonna work again?
Don't let the volunteers crunch too much on their backup projects, f. e. Einstein, etc.
When they see the credit given there, they might give up on this... :รพ


True, when people get used to the extremely much higher credits of their backup project, they will abandon SETI in droves.

That'll of course benefit those of us who stays. More work units for us, and much easier to get them, once the project starts splitting work again :-)


I'm crunching Einstein too (just to keep the old rig from going "silent") atm and I must admit 3333 credits for a 3.5 hour GPU WU is massive compared to Seti. But the science and my field of interest remains here and as soon as the project is back up I'll be 110% committed to Seti
7) Message boards : Number crunching : remaining AP v6s (Message 1603639)
Posted 29 days ago by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
In last 24 hours 32 units received. At this rate, a little bit over week left.


I think you can add another 25 days to that with all the time outs coming up fairly soon calculating by the last time I got a V6 resend...
8) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1601791)
Posted 17 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
17-11-2014 21:55:30 | SETI@home | Reporting 192 completed tasks
17-11-2014 21:55:30 | SETI@home | Requesting new tasks for CPU
17-11-2014 21:56:48 | SETI@home | Scheduler request completed: got 0 new tasks
17-11-2014 21:56:48 | SETI@home | Project has no tasks available

Reporting working just fine, took a bit longer than usual but that was to be expected.

No worries, the GPU is crunching Einstein atm so we'll just wait till the boys at the lab patch everything together again ;-)
9) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1601437)
Posted 15 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Very, very close now.....
Only 54 channels left to do.

Edit: Only 40 channels left to do now.
Edit 2: Only 35 channels left to do now.

Only 27 channels left to do now. We're going down...


21 channels, Seti is almost splattered to pieces on the rock bottom
10) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (92) Server Problems? (Message 1601354)
Posted 15 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
with all the remaining unsplit tapes being 0.25GB I guess we will run out of work in a couple of hours... Oh, the HORROR !
11) Message boards : News : Running out of workunits (Message 1601120)
Posted 14 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Thanks for the info Matt and very glad to "see" you back !
12) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (91) Server Problems? (Message 1599345)
Posted 10 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Looks like all the remaining MB channels are stuck ones as ready to send buffer now fell almost to 0.
13) Message boards : Technical News : What's happening... (Nov 8, 2014) (Message 1598927)
Posted 9 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Thank you for the update !
14) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (91) Server Problems? (Message 1597052)
Posted 5 Nov 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
5-11-2014 6:36:50 | SETI@home | Sending scheduler request: To report completed tasks.
5-11-2014 6:36:50 | SETI@home | Reporting 72 completed tasks
5-11-2014 6:36:50 | SETI@home | Requesting new tasks for CPU and NVIDIA
5-11-2014 6:38:31 | SETI@home | Scheduler request failed: HTTP internal server error

Seti still looks dead in the water to me, been getting these ever since uploads began to flow...
15) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1588843)
Posted 19 Oct 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
wow, thanks to the dedicated staff for getting everything up and running again on a early Sunday morning in California :D
16) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1584573)
Posted 10 Oct 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum

Im guessing that Ap on v7 will pay like MB on v7. The same.
It wont pay anymore to run AP work only. Thats just my guess though.


that's what I'm guessing too. Out of all the tasks that have been validated none has "paid" more than 198 credits...

for now I'm running stock AP v7 but these tasks complete in 40-45 minutes and I also see my wingman on all 4 are a Mac so let's wait a bit.

*sigh, since AP's stopped validating my RAC has also dropped 10k now*
17) Message boards : Number crunching : AP V7 (Message 1584559)
Posted 10 Oct 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
Nope.. http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/results.php?hostid=7374749&offset=0&show_names=0&state=4&appid=20

AP7 credit is low as hell. Thats not that good really.


same here, out of the 2 who validated yet I got 177 and 198 (no overflows, other host was a Mac)
18) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1579796)
Posted 30 Sep 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
with AP almost out and 700+ MB channels left I fear a 2 week drought before we get more...

Maybe they dumped all the old data to roll out AP v7 ? And will this also be subject to the dreadful monstrosity we lovingly call "credit new" ???
19) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (89) Server Problems? (Message 1570364)
Posted 11 Sep 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
My log is full of "Couldn't connect to server" messages, i've got a few dozen to be reported & climbing.


reporting and validating goes fine here, WU distribution is down though...
20) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (89) Server Problems? (Message 1566888)
Posted 4 Sep 2014 by Profile S@NL Etienne Dokkum
seems the server changes implied 2 weeks ago result in feeding everyone's CPU needs first and even though you're out of GPU tasks it will feed them later. 2 hours after reaching 100 CPU AP tasks I'm rising steadily on GPU AP's so no need to worry here... The WU's will come in sooner or later.


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