What does each task represent?

Message boards : Number crunching : What does each task represent?
Message board moderation

To post messages, you must log in.

David J Patterson

Send message
Joined: 23 Feb 18
Posts: 1
Credit: 22,236
RAC: 0
Message 1920763 - Posted: 23 Feb 2018, 23:45:58 UTC

I am wondering what each completed task represents. Is this a portion of the sky we have searched? A Star? How much data needs to be processed?

I am new and cant wait to do my part.
ID: 1920763 · Report as offensive
Profile Zalster Special Project $250 donor
Volunteer tester

Send message
Joined: 27 May 99
Posts: 4798
Credit: 315,369,290
RAC: 154,932
United States
Message 1920768 - Posted: 24 Feb 2018, 0:21:44 UTC - in response to Message 1920763.  

You can read up on what each work unit name means there

ID: 1920768 · Report as offensive

Message boards : Number crunching : What does each task represent?

©2018 University of California
SETI@home and Astropulse are funded by grants from the National Science Foundation, NASA, and donations from SETI@home volunteers. AstroPulse is funded in part by the NSF through grant AST-0307956.