Posts by Daniel Kennedy


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1) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : exited with zero status but no 'finished' file (Message 605779)
Posted 19 Jul 2007 by Profile Daniel Kennedy
Just chiming in with the same problem. Running Mac OS X 10.4.10 on an iMac G5 1.8GHz 17inch w/1GB RAM. Problem began after I installed the latest version of setiathome_enhanced 5.21
2) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : 6 years in and Goodbye due to BOINC (Message 131398)
Posted 2 Jul 2005 by Profile Daniel Kennedy
I don't know, I've never seen any BOINC crap; it's quite a tidy process. READ THE FAQ/DOCS.
3) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : BOINC SUCKS (Message 130925)
Posted 1 Jul 2005 by Profile Daniel Kennedy
Ah, yes, just put a red shirt on him and beam him down, that should solve the problem.
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4) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : Boinc doesn't work. No Mac graphics. No control. Awful user interface. (Message 130916)
Posted 1 Jul 2005 by Profile Daniel Kennedy
You know, I often wonder how half the Mac users even get through their days without complaining about something. If I have a problem, I try to RTFM! Or consult the FAQ. I don't immediately run to the support board, trash the user interface because "it's too awful". I realize the original SETI was great; you installed the screen saver and it took care of a lot of the little details itself. Now, however, with BOINC, it takes someone with a little more knowledge than the casual user who wants to run the installer and then forget about it. Hoo boy, I can just imagine the outcry once the Mac platform switches to Intel. :)
5) Questions and Answers : Macintosh : wtf? how do i get this 'boinc' sh*t to work? (Message 130905)
Posted 1 Jul 2005 by Profile Daniel Kennedy
"If this is seti's future, I'm out"

OK then, be seeing you. Because this IS Seti's future. Bet you're still running OS9, too.


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