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by Alez
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: TSBT wins the 2020 BOINC Pentathlon
Replies: 0
Views: 23

TSBT wins the 2020 BOINC Pentathlon

Congratulations to all the members and friends of TSBT who competed in the 2020 BOINC Pentathlon and won the competition for the second year in a row. A great defense of the title guys. :clap: https://www.seti-germany.de/boinc_pentathlon/statistiken/pentathlon.php /AP/pentathlon 2020/Screenshot_202...
by Alez
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Brain Food Forum
Topic: SETI@Home Is Over; The Fight Against COVID-19 Coronavirus Is Just Beginning
Replies: 0
Views: 14

SETI@Home Is Over; The Fight Against COVID-19 Coronavirus Is Just Beginning

From Forbes. Original article is here SETI@Home Is Over; The Fight Against COVID-19 Coronavirus Is Just Beginning Kiona N. Smith Kiona N. Smith Science I cover the history of science, technology, and exploration. https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/imageserve/5e6ed5cd37d0440006bc833c/960x0.jpg?cro...
by Alez
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: Greetings ... and welcome ...
Replies: 302
Views: 13267

Re: Greetings ... and welcome ...

Granowski Hi Gregg, Our forum runs much quicker when we cache the signatures for the top posters rather than bringing them in from sebs stat site each time. If you want to help us with this I have cached your signature for you, which I update periodically or if I'm informed that someone has new bad...
by Alez
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: RakeSearch
Topic: Rakesearch may be finished
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Rakesearch may be finished

It seems that Rakesearch may be calling it a day. They have completed the R9 word which used the opti apps. It looks like they dont think it worthwhile to commence R10 other than the units released which are all gone. Any further work won't use the previous opti app, so if you have it and they come ...
by Alez
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: SETI
Topic: Seti@Home End of an era.
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: Seti@Home End of an era.

Megacruncher wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:20 pm
21 years for me too Alez - just 2 days separate our sign up dates!
and we were both members of Scotlands Seti ! although of course, you stayed and built it into the team it is today. :clap:
by Alez
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: SETI
Topic: Seti@Home End of an era.
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Seti@Home End of an era.

Guess we can all post a farewell to the grand daddy project of BOINC. Loved or hated, it's been around for a age. I've crunched it on and off for 21 years. SETI@home member since 18 Jul 1999 On March 31, the volunteer computing part of SETI@home will stop distributing work and will go into hibernati...
by Alez
Mon Jun 29, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Brain Food Forum
Topic: Voyager MRTT KC2 "Vespina"
Replies: 12
Views: 119

Re: Voyager MRTT KC2 "Vespina"

SolidAir79 wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:26 am
Looks too close to a BA Aircraft to me.
I think there will always be a valid comparison between this and the very successfully negus designs worn by BA for over a decade up until 1984. Just shows how good that branding was, that 36 years later people still recognize it.
by Alez
Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Acoustics
Topic: Acoustics retired
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Acoustics retired

Acoustics appears to be another casualty in the BOINC project retirement .
by Alez
Sun Jun 28, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: NumberFields
Topic: NumberFields@home Expired SSL certificates in BOINC Client -- User Action Required
Replies: 0
Views: 24

NumberFields@home Expired SSL certificates in BOINC Client -- User Action Required

This was discussed in another thread, and it just occurred to me I should post a news item with more explicit instructions. The issue is that the BOINC client comes bundled with SSL certificates and these expired earlier today. Here are the basic steps to fix the problem. (Note: this works on linux ...

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