SETI.. cancer...? Do we have an official DC team?

By Rick
Nov 2, 2005
  1. Just curious as whether SETI, Folding or another program was Techspot's DC client of choice? :)
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    most of these DCs are on the new BOINC system at Berekely U. where the program will automatically flip over when another isn't working (server outage for example)

    Personally I SETI only.
  3. MrGaribaldi

    MrGaribaldi TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,512

    Had too much problems with BOINC in the beginning, so I'm still "old-skool" SETI :)
  4. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    People still use these apps? I haven't crunched anything in over a year.
  5. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    I am the same. BOINC doesn't work for me.
    I wish they hadn't eliminated classic seti.

    Sure why not use unused cycles on your computer..... it would go to waste otherwise.
  6. Rick

    Rick TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 4,573   +65

    Electricity bill might be one reason. ;)
  7. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    hmmm. I'm not so poor I can't afford to waste a few $ on science.
  8. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    I quit running them on my home PCs, well it will run again on my K6-2 400 if I ever get around to hooking it up. Hasn't been hooked up since I moved. But I'm still running it on my machine at work. Classic Seti, not that BIONIC crap.
  9. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    I run 'em on both (work and home) but the work computers are so flakey it often crashes.... the server sucks in our building.
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