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1) Message boards : Number crunching : Running multiple GPU tasks on one video card. (Message 1234374)
Posted 793 days ago by Profile Rick
@Al - It's generally regarded that one instance per 512MB of VRAM (provided its not a 3GB GT 430 which exists, I dont think six instances here would work out so well) is an acceptable comfort zone. Bottom line, if you can run more without causing 2d lag, you should be fine.
2) Message boards : Number crunching : CLOSED* SETI/BOINC Milestones [ v2.0 ] - XXIV *CLOSED (Message 1219901)
Posted 826 days ago by Profile Rick
Overclockers.com will reach One Billion total credits as a team today, the 7th team to reach this milestone.

Personally, I have passed 9 million credits as of today.
3) Message boards : Technical News : Not Perfect but Better (Jun 22 2009) (Message 910419)
Posted 1856 days ago by Profile Rick
Excellent news Matt. I know the community in general is probably glad to hear that AP work is coming, and Im sure your pipeline/databases are going to like you more as well.
4) Message boards : Technical News : Semi Solutions (Jun 08 2009) (Message 905479)
Posted 1870 days ago by Profile Rick
Good work over the weekend. If I'm reading right, we've got some AP work on the way. Good news for sure.

5) Message boards : Technical News : Replication Aggravation (May 26 2009) (Message 900145)
Posted 1883 days ago by Profile Rick
oooh nice, AP_Splitter is running again. Way to go gang!
6) Message boards : Technical News : Persistent Connections (May 20 2009) (Message 899544)
Posted 1884 days ago by Profile Rick
Here's to hoping AP chews on lots of data this week. My q6600 is ready to chew on some results.
7) Questions and Answers : Windows : Windows 7 + BOINC (Message 874115)
Posted 1962 days ago by Profile Rick
Running x64 version of Win 7 on http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu/show_host_detail.php?hostid=4812331, and RAC has continued to climb from 32 bit XP. So far, the improvements over vista are overall a great deal even though, as its been mentioned previously in this thread, its small things that add up to a larger improvement. Now if we can get OpenCL and BOINC to work together, I can really put some power to the pavement.
8) Message boards : Number crunching : Now enough about SETI. I leave (Message 818871)
Posted 2107 days ago by Profile Rick
SETI could have backup servers in place to carry on until the main servers are ready to start again that is a way some commercial servers work such as at dynDNS they can supply back up servers until the SETI servers get back on line. dynDNS offered the service to me but since I am not a commercial server I host at my home computer I do not need their back up servers SETI could do something similar. I feel your pain Philippe.
Bye Paul

Yes but organziations such as dynDNS are commerically supported organizations. SETI, being donation supported, doesn't have the resources to do this. Unless someone were to donate some serious hardware, that is.


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