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TPU's WCG/BOINC Team

Discussion in 'World Community Grid (WCG)' started by Chicken Patty, Feb 20, 2009.

  1. p_o_s_pc

    p_o_s_pc F@H&WCG addict

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    MC isn't that far from me. when i get some extra $$ to spend i will have to head up there(about 25-30miles something like that)
     
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    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    That's not bad, it's like 10x that for me :(

    GL with that, having a server is nice, I have an old Thinkpad that I use for a file/FTP server (personal use only, not accessible outside of the house yet)
     
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    They've got this on sale right now, which is a pretty good deal:

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  4. [Ion]

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    Damn!!!

    That's quite the deal!!

    But sorta power-hungry, that's the same power usage as my i7 for ~50% of the PPD :(

    Still hard to pass up for $50 :laugh:
     
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    p_o_s_pc F@H&WCG addict

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    wouldn't be that bad to undervolt. If only i had the $ i would run to MC tomorrow :laugh:
     
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  8. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    mine is howling away on it, will try to keep it running as much as i can, im not in the mood for playing too much these days either, so good timing eh ?
     
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    Excellent :)

    I think we stand to do very well :toast::toast::toast:

    And I'm going to stay doing only C4CW until the end of the contest---unless I get a Sapphire before then :laugh:
     
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  11. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    We moved up six spots, hopefully in a few days we are in the top 3. Do you think we can catch the leader even though we started late?
     
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    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    I like to think so, but I'm not overly optimistic. Top 2 or 3 should be easily obtainable :)
     
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    Athlon II X4 640 @ 3.5Ghz crunching strong! :toast:

    This 640 is an awesome $109 quad processor! The temps are kickass! @ 1.45v! :toast:
     
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    did u get from MC? with free mobo?
     
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    [Ion] WCG Team Assistant

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    P4HT running WCG now :)

    BOINC seems to have underestimated the sheer slowness of it, looks like it's going to be ~6 minutes per % on each thread :eek:

    I'll get up some C2Ds now :toast:

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    My two C2D's does them in 2.41 and 2.58 hours respectively, so yes pop in a E8400.
     
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    Doesn't support anything newer than a PentD ;)

    And it's not mine. My P8600 (2.4ghz C2D) does one in just a tad over 2.5 hrs
     
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    No MC near me... :banghead: I got it from the Egg
     
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    A P4HT and a C2D E4500 going ATM....might get another system or two going before I head out tonight :)
     
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    I agree, maybe not the win, but top 3 for sure. Let's see what we can do folks. :toast:

    :rockout:

    Woot! :rockout: How many more you getting online?
     
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    Not sure. My goal is eventually, at least half a dozen, but it may just be 2 or 3 for today. And then more next week. I'd like to gradually phase in to make sure that BOINC/WCG isn't adversely impacting people ;)
     
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    Regardless of the plan, sounds good to me.
     
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    All 4 cores working for clean water.:rockout:
     
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    Thank you. :toast:
     
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    [​IMG]

    C2D @ work as turned in it's first pair of results :toast:

    Seems like it's a lot slower than my laptop though :( Might be because they actually use it :ohwell:

    It'll be interesting to see how it does over the weekend :)
     
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