Discussion in 'Folding@Home' started by W2hCYK, Jun 10, 2006.
Yeah! I reclaimed my spot as number 9!
Hah ! I am gunning for a top 5 position.
It will take awhile, but hey, what else are those unused CPU cycles good for?
@Steevo, is there a way to monitor cores running as services to see where they are at?
New PC for me. Lightning claimed the disk and controller and for a stupid P4 1.4Ghz it isn't worth repairing. This was at work.
I am thinking core two duo and a few gigs or RAM, a nice ATI card and some RAID 0.
I am now at number 8! YA!!
TPU Folding NEWS Headlines :
Steevo in first place! (in other news, bear poop found in woods )
PVT suffers minor setback! (Back to 9th for you. )
TPU Team breaks the 650 barrier! (Team ranking now 649)
Ok ... get back to work.
Darn, I'll get back though....
TPU Folding NEWS Update ...
Steevo is in first place! (in other news, the pope found to be catholic)
Alcpone has moved into 4th place! (Congrats Alc)
Tension is high as we wait to see if PVT can retake 8th position!
Team ranking up to 647! Good work everyone!
I'd like to thank all my family and my wonderful girlfriend for helping the dream come alive
Ive had my eyes on 4th place for some time now, just got to push for 3rd, I dont think it will happen with Kreij on the case, but I will not be too dispondent with the efforts the top guys put in to help cure some really nasty diseases
Unbeknownst to him, our Operations Manager is now helping the folding effort on his PD 3.2
Let's give him a big round of applause for being so unwittingly helpful
Anyone know if there is anyway to check the progress of a core running as a service ?
Just made top 10...WOOT!!
I'm going to catch you all some day..LOL
Actually you have been in the top 10 for a few days now. CONGRATS !!
Looks like PVT is my next target..
I aint got a clue, is there nothing in the folding faq's about it? Someone in the folding forum must know if its possible
you can go to wherever you have the folding@home exe and there should be a text file called "unitinfo.txt" it will have the progress. you can also open the file "FAHlog.txt" and it will have the same info that you would see in the console if you were running it, just output to a text file.
That's the spirit!
It's fun being in a friendly competition when you know that even if you never get to the top that you are helping out.
I ordered some better thermal goop and I am going to reseat my cooler to see if I can get my quad temps down so I can use it folding again. That SMP core seems to really rack up the points.
Oh ... and it seems that while the CAD design team was in a meeting, one of their systems (P4 3.8) started folding. Odd, don't you think?
My new hardware is here. SMP client here I come.
E6400 with a zerotherm BTF90. So I am hoping for 3.2Ghz or a bit better without noise.
What no Liquid Nitro? I bet you could bet that baby to 6GHz
Let us know how your new hardware does!
Damn, I might never catch you now!
Today I ran it hard. 1.1Gb of physical RAM used and 19 programs open. SMP client is installed but not running yet. I think I will put it on a few more boxes. I have four that it will work on now. Plus I might get a lappy of my very own and a nice PDAish thing to use.
I am waiting to see how well it performs unladen before I put it to work with F@H to see if there is a tangable difference.
I have inched up into the #6 spot !! WooHoo.
The overall TPU Team score is nearing the 1,000,000 mark!!
Keep folding people, maybe we can overtake the HardOCP Team ...
Two clients running the SMP client. 3.2Ghz and a 3.4Ghz both with 2Gb of RAM.
In other news I got my Altec Lansing speakers on my work machine. And I am still here, but it is OK, the speakers are great and my whole music library is here too. Older pair but they rock.
I assume those are Pentium D machines steevo? Damn, I am never going to catch you...
Once C2D and a older HT Prescott core, I might have to crank the Prescott up again I have had it stable to 4.0Ghz but it runs really warm. Surprise suprise...
The TPU Folding Team has officially passed the one million mark
(Score ... not WUs)
I am not sure who completed the WU that pushed us past, but it doesn't matter as maybe all of our efforts will find a cure for something.
Congrats and Thanks to all who are still folding.
We are getting close to completing 5000 WUs too !! (Currently 4904)
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