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#51
Chicken patty one day I shall! Hahaha but I missed a week or so too..I've just started letting my of run while I'm asleep and when I get off a 10pm everynight for the last few days.
yeah it was just me and FIT at first, but his rig went down so I took the little before other people joined. Anyhow forget whos in front, as long as we all do it consistently we are ok, no "I" in team guys :toast:
 
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Hahaha true, but I was just kidding I don't care.
 

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#54
I'm just glad we ate helping out! It feels good to help people.
 

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I'm just glad we ate helping out! It feels good to help people.
it sure does, I might get into folding as well. I might give that a shot.
 
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come on guys, you'll ain't crunching? :shadedshu :toast:

 
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Hey chicken I'll be out for alittle while man that's why I've been on 63,000 for like a week LOL that was all on my phenom 9850 rig too can't wait to see my numbers with the i7. My internet is Down right now but the i7 keeps yelling at me to fix it so it can crunch hahaha.
 

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Hey chicken I'll be out for alittle while man that's why I've been on 63,000 for like a week LOL that was all on my phenom 9850 rig too can't wait to see my numbers with the i7. My internet is Down right now but the i7 keeps yelling at me to fix it so it can crunch hahaha.
:laugh: th ei7 is one mean cruncher!! Fix it! What happened to it?
 
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I need a new router I'm just being lazy and not wanting to buy one hahaha
 

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Folks this is something we can do while we're surfing and listening to music. It's simple, it's easy, and it could really do a lot of good. :)

I'll be looking forward to seeing more of TPU join in this as well as F@H.
 

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Folks this is something we can do while we're surfing and listening to music. It's simple, it's easy, and it could really do a lot of good. :)

I'll be looking forward to seeing more of TPU join in this as well as F@H.
tell me about it! and with an i7, this process just becomes lovely, I forget i'm even crunching

:roll:

 

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To the TPU WCG team,

I'm one of the Xtreme Systems WCG team refugees that showed up in a thread over here. (Hence the "Bill-the-Cat" avatar :)) Our home forum has been busted for a week now and should be back up in a couple of days. In the meantime, some of us have been camped out on the thread linked above. We truly appreciate the hospitality TPU has shown us.

As a thank you, and to help out a bit, I've thrown the entire farm on your team account for a few days. Rammie, as posted above, has done this as well. Hopefully this will help out in the challenge you folks are currently in.

As a dedicated cruncher, I enjoy the friendly competition, the challenges, and all. We have these since actual crunching is about as exciting as watching paint dry... All you have to do is monitor the machines to make sure they are behaving themselves.

The real reason I do this is the research. I've lost too many people to cancer, and that is my focus. I find this work very satisfying. I have donated money to various cancer programs in the past, but this way I can see my contribution in action. WCG has many worthwhile projects contained in one place. I find that convenient as well. Many interests are served there.

Again, many thanks for the hospitality you have shown us. Crunch on!! :toast:

Regards,
Bob
 

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#67
Everyone should crunch, no matter what team you join. We work hard to make our machines the best they can be. This provides a real return, for the real world. WCG offers many projects to work on, all the way from helping develop clean energy sources to helping cure cancer.

The application is easy to use, very well behaved on your machine, and capable of running quietly or hiding in the background while you game or surf.

Check out the TPU link here for joining info on the TPU team. Of course, since I'm an XS refugee and this is the TPU page, I direct folks there.

We do have tons of info on the XS WCG page to help with setup too. You all are most welcome to visit us over there when it comes back up. (Please stop by and say hello. :toast:) If you are TPU, you should join the TPU team....

Regards,
Bob
123bob said it better than I could.With the machines that belong to TPU and XS members we could put a serious dent in the WCG projects.An idle machine can be put to good use.Maybe it's your child that's saved from these diseases and environmental conditions that inflict humanity.I ask anyone who can contribute to at least try it.Doesn't matter your team affiliation,we're all in this together.

Oh!Thank you for putting up with us strange lot.
 
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We should combine our Crazy rigs to make one massive Supercomputer!! today: folding Tomorrow:The world!
 

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How do I get my PS3 on this little program? Anyone know?
 
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Well there's a linux BOINC client. Is your PS3 running it?
 

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Nope I'll have to install Linux on it I guess.
 
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I've just joined!! but I wont be crunching yet :( can't leave my pc on for a whole night:( my mom would kill me...
 

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#74
found this link
http://www.dotsch.de/boinc/SETI@home applications.html
Linux Playstation 3
• SETI@home 5.27 for every Linux release on the Playstation 3 (PS3), build from
Gaurav Khanna.
The applications shift out the FFTW tasks out to the SPEs and crunches two WUs in
parallel.
Gaurav Khanna‘s SETI@home 5.27 PS3 binaries.

• Astropulse 5.00 for every Linux release on the Playstation 3. Build by Gaurav
Khanna. The application perfoms good on the PS3. Two WUs would be crunched
parallel. Average turnaround time about 6 days for two WUs (= average 70 hours
per Astropulse WU).
What do you guys think?

http://en.opensuse.org/PS3
 

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Linux Playstation 3
• BOINC Client 6.2.19 for every Linux on the Playstation 3.
Platform string powerpc64-ps3-linux-gnu which would be used by PS3Grid.

Supported projects with SPE support (=high/good performance) : PS3Grid, SETI@home, yoyo@home.
Supported projects with PPE support (=medium/slow performance) : SIMAP
http://www.dotsch.de/boinc/BOINC Clients.html