Posts by Arych


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1) Message boards : Number crunching : no new tasks for past couple of days (Message 1663679)
Posted 10 Apr 2015 by Profile Arych
I'm OK with the downtime when they can't create new WUs, but why should we have to go to the home page or post to the forums to find this stuff out?

I mean, they push notices out to the clients, announcing the latest available version upgrade, and other stuff like "News from Berkeley SETI Research Center", why not push the downtime or trouble issue stuff as a notice as well? I monitor my clients waaaaayy more than I hit the forums and such.

It's like wiping before you poop, it just don't make no sense!

IMHO. YMMV.

Crunch on!

~Arych

2) Message boards : Number crunching : 15yrs (Message 1621249)
Posted 31 Dec 2014 by Profile Arych
Jeez, I just realized I am also in this 15 year club! My oh my, the time has flown by!
3) Message boards : Number crunching : Panic Mode On (93) Server Problems? (Message 1620363)
Posted 29 Dec 2014 by Profile Arych
All my machines seem to have enough work for the CPUs, but it seems that not a one of my GPUs are getting any work. I'm not active on the boards and don't get much into the details; I'm more of an "install it, set to use GPUs, and forget about it" cruncher. Are the GPU workunits just that scarce right now?I've got about 10-15 GPUs doing nothing it looks like.

~Arych
4) Message boards : Number crunching : Welcome to the 14 year club (Message 1435623)
Posted 30 Oct 2013 by Profile Arych
WOW. Where has the time gone!?!?

I just realized I hit my 14th year of S@H 10 days ago!

My oh my how things have changed!

Keep up the good work and crunch on!

~Arych

5) Message boards : Number crunching : Welcome to the 11 year club (Message 1047067)
Posted 8 Nov 2010 by Profile Arych
Woo-Hoo! I'm in the club too!

My my, where has the time gone?

Congratulations, and here's to another 11 years (or more!)!
6) Message boards : Number crunching : Welcome to the 10 year club (Message 948962)
Posted 22 Nov 2009 by Profile Arych
10 years, 1 month, and 1 day for me.

I didn't even realize it until today. My where has the time gone?

And to think, my g/f thinks I'm nuts. Heck, you look at this, and it should show her I'm reliable, steady, and not afraid of committment! lol

Here's to another 10 years ...or more!!!

Happy Crunching!

~Arych
7) Message boards : Number crunching : Sloth is the new speed (Message 743200)
Posted 23 Apr 2008 by Profile Arych
I have a few "slow but steady" crunchers in my midst. Hey, they were just sitting there doing nothing anyways. Yeah, they are slow and are not as "efficient" as my newer rigs, but what the heck, now they are "doing" something whilst sitting, and also......I don't pay the electric bill!

1 Pentium II 450Mhz
1 Celeron 466Mhz
1 AMD K6 475Mhz
1 AMD K6 500Mhz
1 Pentium III 800Mhz
1 Pentium III 866Mhz

~Arych
Team U.S.Air Force
8) Message boards : Number crunching : Where to buy? - Any suggestions? (Message 719114)
Posted 27 Feb 2008 by Profile Arych
I've had good luck over the years with Newegg .com and mwave.com. Been buying parts through them for ~9yrs; Never a problem. I am also a fan of pricewatch.com to find some deals.

~Arych
9) Message boards : Number crunching : Seti farms: Hobby or obsession? (Message 708727)
Posted 6 Feb 2008 by Profile Arych
Great...

Now I don't know where I fall in this banter!

150 PC's......254 Cores..... 99% are authorized....In one manner or another...

Healthy? Obsessed? Enigma wrapped up in a conundruum?

Who's to tell!?!?


~Arych
Team U.S.Air Force
10) Message boards : Number crunching : Running bonic on office computers (Message 708726)
Posted 6 Feb 2008 by Profile Arych
Log back in as local admin and reinstall as a service? Almost all of my machines are running opt apps as a service, with no graphics.

~Arych
11) Message boards : Number crunching : Stop hoarding w/u's and not doing them! (Message 708725)
Posted 6 Feb 2008 by Profile Arych
My oldest was reported back on Oct 27th 2007. I've got +/- 4500 tasks in the queue for my 150 PC's (254 cores), although I know right now, I've got 46K+ pending credit waiting to be awarded. Gotta take the good with the bad, no?

Happy Crunching!

~Arych
Team U.S.Air Force
12) Message boards : Number crunching : CLOSED** SETI/BOINC Milestones [tm] XII ** CLOSED (Message 686129)
Posted 29 Nov 2007 by Profile Arych
4,000,000 Cobblestones!!!




Way to go David! I just past 2M, and I'm doing my darndest-est to catch you! 21K+ RAC is helping... hehehe
13) Message boards : Number crunching : CLOSED**** SETI/BOINC Milestones [tm] XI ****CLOSED (Message 666969)
Posted 26 Oct 2007 by Profile Arych
Hit my 1 million mark recently, along with hitting the 8 year mark just the other day, and its also fun watching my RAC climb higher and higher every day. As of the time of this writing, its at 17,207.31. hehehe
14) Message boards : Number crunching : Welcome to the 9 Year Club (Message 664737)
Posted 23 Oct 2007 by Profile Arych
Woo-Hoo! Made the 8 year mark just the other day. Didn't even realize it! My, oh my, where has the time gone...


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