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21) Message boards : Number crunching : It is official! 15th Seti Anni Shirts are a go. (Message 1594583)
Posted 21 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
And no customs issues!

Down to five size L and 15 size XL.

( I am holding four shirts, but will make them available, if no response/payment is not forthcoming within a reasonable amount of time.)

OK, what do I do to order one size L shirt? Guess the answer is there somewhere but I can't find it.


You just have to PM Uli.
22) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Weather Forecasts V (Message 1593865)
Posted 22 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
Currently 64.7/18.1 here.
23) Questions and Answers : GPU applications : Trouble getting GPU units to run on Quadro FX 1600m (Message 1593143)
Posted 24 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor

BTW, where is the list of blacklisted drivers so I can look these up myself?


This is the primary one from here.
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/forum_thread.php?id=69857
24) Questions and Answers : GPU applications : Trouble getting GPU units to run on Quadro FX 1600m (Message 1593022)
Posted 24 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
295.73 is one of the drivers that had the sleep bug which also caused errors, I think almost all projects blacklisted it.

I would either go with 301.10 or 266.58

http://www.oldapps.com/nvidia.php?PageSpeed=noscript
25) Message boards : Number crunching : Problems with bit.ly 10.25.2014 (Message 1592013)
Posted 26 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
Now a request to shorten the title of the thread so the forum is not so stretched out.
26) Message boards : Number crunching : Lunatics Windows Installer v0.43 Release Notes (Message 1591460)
Posted 27 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
-oclFFT_plan is case sensitive.

Uh, oh. I actually just cut and pasted the recommendations exactly the way you had provided them over in The GTX750(Ti) Thread for my two boxes, one being
-use_sleep -unroll 12 -oclfft_plan 256 16 256 -ffa_block 8192 -ffa_block_fetch 4096 -tune 1 64 4 1 -tune 2 64 4 1

and the other being
-use_sleep -unroll 10 -oclfft_plan 256 16 256 -ffa_block 8192 -ffa_block_fetch 4096 -tune 1 64 4 1 -tune 2 64 4 1


Could that be why I've been seeing about a 15%-40% increase in my AP run times on those boxes? (Huge decrease in CPU times, though.)


The -use_sleep command will cause the time to increase, but will allow you to use the CPU that is normally dedicated to the app for something else.
27) Message boards : Number crunching : AP V7 (Message 1591458)
Posted 27 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
Also, where did you put those app_config files?
28) Message boards : Cafe SETI : Raccoon Update XX - All are welcome in the Critter Cafe (Message 1590761)
Posted 28 days ago by Profile arkaynProject donor
Moose vs Mower :)
http://www.expressen.se/tv/nyheter/algens-kamp--med-robotgrasklipparen/

Ooooh ooooh ooooh! I want one of those!
(The mower, not the moose.)

Good choice. The moose is not old enough.
The mower is rather expensive though.
https://translate.google.se/translate?sl=sv&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=sv&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bygghemma.se%2Futomhus%2Ftradgard%2Ftradgardsmaskiner%2Frobotgrasklippare%2Frobotgrasklippare-husqvarna-automower-220-ac%2Fp-393644%3Futm_source%3Dgoogle%26utm_medium%3Dcpc%26utm_campaign%3Dpla%26gclid%3DCLCRto6RwcECFaXhcgodJqcA7Q&edit-text=


Better site would be the us page.
http://www.husqvarna.com/us/products/robotic-mowers/husqvarna-robotic-mowers-for-homeowners/
29) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1589440)
Posted 20 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
Thread moving time.

Panic Mode On (91)
30) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (91) Server Problems? (Message 1589437)
Posted 20 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
After the mysterious outage this weekend.......
31) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : seti@home screensaver constantly restarting - BOINC 7.2.42 on Mavericks (Message 1589342)
Posted 20 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
Regarding the screen saver: I've temporarily uninstalled Boinc (slowing my machine down too much - I'll be back later) - I still get a 'you cannot use the boincsaver screen saver with this version of Mac OSX, etc' on my screen when I'd ordinarily go to the screensaver. I've deleted everything I can find that related to Boinc, but the message persists. How can I get rid of it?


It should be in either the /Library/Screen Savers or ~/Library/Screen Savers

You should be able to trash it from there.
32) Message boards : Number crunching : remaining AP v6s (Message 1588383)
Posted 17 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
May 24
33) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1588161)
Posted 17 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor


On the team management page:
http://setiathome.berkeley.edu/team_manage.php?teamid=30229
Other resources for BOINC team admins are available from a third-party site, http://www.boincteams.com

The link to www.boincteams.com is out of date. The site now seems to be a personal blog.


Actually it looks like it was swooped up by one of the lovely spammers as it all ads in danish.
34) Message boards : Number crunching : Lunatics installer chose wrong version? (Message 1588159)
Posted 17 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
If they are still there then they should process through till done and you should start to get new work units under the cuda version you selected


Yep, the app_info has all the plan classes in it, so nothing will get orphaned.
35) Message boards : Number crunching : amd 280x leads list - but which one? (Message 1587207)
Posted 15 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
I`d suggest the VaporX version.
It has much better cooling than the reference design.

I have a 7970 VaporX which is the same card in principle and i`m very happy with it.

http://www.amazon.com/Sapphire-VAPOR-X-PCI-Express-Graphics-11221-12-40G/dp/B00IPZW686/ref=sr_1_sc_2?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1413377574&sr=1-2-spell&keywords=Sapphiere+280x


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814202095

About $270 until 10/19.
36) Message boards : Number crunching : AP V7 (Message 1587002)
Posted 15 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
On a slightly different note, all the AP V7 tasks I've downloaded have a ridiculously long estimated time (150:14:34). The actual run time is about 5:30. I assumed at first that the estimated times would straighten themselves out over time, but I have now completed 185 tasks, yet the inflated estimated times remain the same.

Increasing my work buffer to 10,10 days does little to help me get tasks since the scheduler thinks each one's going to take over 6 days to complete.

Is this a bug, or is there something I configured wrong?


None of your 3 machines have hit the 10(non-outlier) valid work unit plateau as of yet, once they do the estimate will come down.
37) Message boards : Number crunching : Lunatics Windows Installer v0.43 Release Notes (Message 1586887)
Posted 15 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
Could anyone who got alerts download from my site and check if you get the same please.
Just to reduce possibilities.

I'm getting the same warning in Chrome as with the Lunatics download.

The only info Chrome offers is this link

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/4412392?p=ib_download_blocked&rd=1&hl=en

Did it say whether it was Malicious, Uncommon, or Unwanted?

We'd expect Uncommon this soon after a release (323 downloads so far, from Lunatics and Arkayn - don't have figures for Mike's site), and it would be nothing to worry about. Malicious or Unwanted would be something to take more seriously.

I can confirm 186 downlaods of the installer so far.

500+ in a smidge over 24 hours. I think we'd have heard about anything genuinely dangerous by now.


77 between the 2 versions on my site.
38) Message boards : Number crunching : a mystery (to me): why aren't larger MB's more popular? (Message 1586883)
Posted 15 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
My new case has enough room behind the MB to run all the wires there.
39) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (90) Server Problems? (Message 1585365)
Posted 11 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
Richard stated that the new installer may be released in the next 48 hours or so.


Indeed good news, I will work on getting my old workstation back on line and happily crunch S@H 7 until the release. I really didn't want to edit code, it gives me a headache.


It is not editing code at all, you drag and drop the new app, then double click on the aimerge.cmd.

Then start BOINC back up.
40) Message boards : Number crunching : APv7-related issues and errors (Message 1585154)
Posted 11 Oct 2014 by Profile arkaynProject donor
Ok, just had my first AP v7.05 error out due to Exceeded Time Limit. Anyway to correct the estimate that comes with the APs to give them more time so that the APs finish and we can get a correct estimate after 11 validated work units? As it stands now, I don't think anyone will finish.
Thanks


Zalster

Just as before. Suspend the task(s) in the BOINC Manager. Stop BOINC, Open client_state.xml and search for Suspended. Copy the task name and search for the <workunit> entry for that task. Move the decimal point one space to the right in the entries;
<rsc_fpops_est>xxx</rsc_fpops_est>
<rsc_fpops_bound>xxx</rsc_fpops_bound>
Repeat for all required tasks. Save client_state.xml and start BOINC.

Now I'm getting an Error with ap_7.01r2559_sse3_OSX64;
<![CDATA[
<message>
too many exit(0)s
</message>
<stderr_txt>
Process creation (../../projects/setiathome.berkeley.edu/ap_7.01r2559_sse3_OSX64) failed: errno=13
Process creation (../../projects/setiathome.berkeley.edu/ap_7.01r2559_sse3_OSX64) failed: errno=13
Process creation (../../projects/setiathome.berkeley.edu/ap_7.01r2559_sse3_OSX64) failed: errno=13
....

This is a Permissions Issue. Someone didn't set the Permissions correctly on the App before posting it for Download.....arkayn!


I would have no way of setting permissions, I no longer have a Mac.


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