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Message 2275 - Posted 19 Mar 2006 18:15:16 UTC

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    Hello.

    I\'ve had a few results retured for which I\'ve received zero credit. The standard-output message was in Magyar, so my Latin is no help at all in deciphering it. I\'ve copied the last four recent ones below. I also had a few others that were less than .1 credit.

    Does the output indicate a problem on my PC? (Also, which one? I run it on a Win XP PC, Linux PC, and Mac G4.) I could reset the project, if I knew which one. I do not see errors on any of my managers.

    Or, could it have been old WU\'s that were abandoned? My G4-500MHz was taking about 20 hours each when the non-optomized clients were out, so I had to abandon a few and stop SZTAKI on my Mac.

    If it was a few bad WU\'s and I loose 10-20 BOINC points, I really do not mind. However, if one of my computers is creating bad units, I want to know so I can reset or even stop the project on that computer.

    (The BOINC manager is the latest version on all three platforms. All three platforms have the latest operating system, fully patched, with no other unusual behavior and no error messages.)


    Result ID Work unit ID Sent Time reported Server state Outcome Client state CPU time (sec) Claimed credit Granted credit

    1710653 417619 18 Mar 2006 0:08:32 UTC 18 Mar 2006 22:22:06 UTC Over Success Done 18,722.02 11.88 0.00

    1706644 416617 16 Mar 2006 21:39:55 UTC 18 Mar 2006 10:29:58 UTC Over Success Done 58.56 0.18 0.00

    1699590 414854 15 Mar 2006 3:16:52 UTC 15 Mar 2006 22:11:22 UTC Over Success Done 21,849.30 13.88 0.00

    1693700 413417 13 Mar 2006 17:52:47 UTC 15 Mar 2006 4:51:44 UTC Over Success Done 10,015.97 32.20 0.00

    Thank you very much for any assistance.
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    Message 2276 - Posted 19 Mar 2006 20:13:17 UTC

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      - It\'s a problem with the wus 8/9 march (like this one
      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=380139
      -> you got credit
      or this one
      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=384574
      -> you didn\'t get credit
      As i wrote in an other topic,
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      no replication, no quorum but/and only the first wu returned got credit (and sometimes granted credit was not claimed credit)

      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=417619
      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=414854
      the wus would be invalid

      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=416617
      http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/workunit.php?wuid=413417
      probably a problem with the checkpoint
      Did you restart your machine ?

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      Message 2280 - Posted 20 Mar 2006 0:43:46 UTC - in response to Message 2276.

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        probably a problem with the checkpoint
        Did you restart your machine ?


        Thank you. At least it\'s the WU\'s and not my PC.

        Yes, last week all my PC\'s were off for about two days while I had company visiting.

        Thank you for the explanation.

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        Message 2281 - Posted 20 Mar 2006 0:49:17 UTC - in response to Message 2280.

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          probably a problem with the checkpoint
          Did you restart your machine ?


          Thank you. At least it\'s the WU\'s and not my PC.

          Yes, last week all my PC\'s were off for about two days while I had company visiting.

          Thank you for the explanation.

          The project has a problem with the checkpoints.
          When the wus were very short (some minutes), \"nobody\" had problems but since the wus are longer (sometimes 3, 5 or 7 hours), well ... the problem is here...

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          Message 2303 - Posted 24 Mar 2006 11:46:52 UTC

            Does this mean that if boinc restarts, (or the computer), the WU will be invalid because the CPU starts again?

            Will this happen if the computer is hibernated in the middle as well?

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            Message 2328 - Posted 26 Mar 2006 16:26:38 UTC

              Love the project. Love the responsiveness of the project personnel (quite a refreshing change from my Seti experience) A perfect example of how distributed computing could be used for pure science. Unfortunately I keep on getting zero credits for the effort due to the software glitch. I will have to leave and crunch on other projects until this is fixed. I read the forums often so I will be back once I see a post stating that this issue has been resolved. Until then, happy crunching to all.
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              Message 2329 - Posted 26 Mar 2006 16:46:58 UTC - in response to Message 2303.

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                Does this mean that if boinc restarts, (or the computer), the WU will be invalid because the CPU starts again?


                Yes, unfortunately this is currently the case.


                Will this happen if the computer is hibernated in the middle as well?


                It happens, when the SZTAKI project client is removed from memory. As long as that doesn\'t happen, everything is fine.

                That\'s why the \"Keep in memory = Yes\" setting (Global Preferences) is so important when you run BOINC with multiple projects.

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                Message 2330 - Posted 26 Mar 2006 17:34:18 UTC - in response to Message 2328.

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                  Love the project. Love the responsiveness of the project personnel (quite a refreshing change from my Seti experience) A perfect example of how distributed computing could be used for pure science. Unfortunately I keep on getting zero credits for the effort due to the software glitch. I will have to leave and crunch on other projects until this is fixed. I read the forums often so I will be back once I see a post stating that this issue has been resolved. Until then, happy crunching to all.

                  A new application (for Windows and Linux) is online since 24 march.
                  Maybe you can try it and give feedback here :
                  http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/forum_thread.php?id=279

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                  Message 2334 - Posted 26 Mar 2006 21:48:44 UTC - in response to Message 2329.

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                    It happens, when the SZTAKI project client is removed from memory. As long as that doesn\'t happen, everything is fine.


                    Not in my experience. My BOINC preferences are set to keep apps in memory but I\'m still getting zero credit for something like one-third to one-half of my results here.

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                    Message 2339 - Posted 26 Mar 2006 22:59:57 UTC

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                      You have a few with a restart in them (e.g. resultid=1697097, and therefor not getting credits there - but that\'s only very few and not really a problem.

                      You have a bunch of aborted ones too, those didn\'t get credits of course.

                      Your problem seems to be your Apple results, those seem not to validate so well. Adam needs to know about that, maybe NightBird could point him to this thread.

                      But otoh., there has been a version change lately, maybe you should wait for those results, maybe they validate better.

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                      Message 2342 - Posted 27 Mar 2006 1:45:31 UTC - in response to Message 2339.

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                        You have a few with a restart in them (e.g. resultid=1697097, and therefor not getting credits there - but that\'s only very few and not really a problem.


                        I\'ve set my preferences to retain apps in memory: what more can I do to prevent this?

                        You have a bunch of aborted ones too, those didn\'t get credits of course.


                        Yes, I know about those. :( They were past deadline: after a run of the tiny WUs my hosts--one of them especially--bit off far more than they could chew, even in EDF mode, when the WU size went up.

                        Your problem seems to be your Apple results, those seem not to validate so well. Adam needs to know about that, maybe NightBird could point him to this thread.


                        The Mac (which is a server that AFAIK hasn\'t been rebooted since it was attached to the project a few weeks ago) does seem to have the worst percentage, but I\'m also seeing quite a few invalid results from the Windows systems. The host that crunched the result cited above is running BOINC as a service under WinXP Pro.

                        What happened to result No.1742113, for example, from the same host? Another five CPU-hours down the drain ...

                        Bearing in mind that BOINC projects are supposed to be able to work with unused CPU cycles, which may be available only intermittently, it seems to me a serious flaw for an app to be intolerant of interruptions. I\'m prepared to do anything reasonable to accommodate this one, but requiring systems to be dedicated 24/7 is too much.

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                        Message 2344 - Posted 27 Mar 2006 8:30:21 UTC - in response to Message 2342.

                          I had the problems with those monster WUs with the short deadline too :-/

                          WUs that crash because the PC has to be restarted or you want to update BOINC which requires a restart hit all of us now and then - my PCs are running 24/7 so it isn\'t so much a problem for me - but restart points are on the ToDo-list, the problem is known.

                          What happened to result No.1742113, for example, from the same host? Another five CPU-hours down the drain ...



                          It refused to validate, it didn\'t even try, \"Too many total results\" it says, I think those could (and really should *grrrr*) be fixed on project side (max # of error/total/success results = 3,9,6)

                          With the current setting the validator refuses to kick in even if there are enough results.


                          SZTAKI is quite a new project and more or less it seems to be a one-man-show. If Adam could be cloned, probably more things could be fixed in less time. Smaller projects often require a little more patience than the big ones - but otoh. here we have a much better contact to the project and our problems are always listened to.

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                          Message 2345 - Posted 27 Mar 2006 9:16:47 UTC - in response to Message 2344.

                            I had the problems with those monster WUs with the short deadline too :-/


                            The WUs I had to cancel weren\'t so bad in & of themselves (I joined up right at the end of the ones I think you\'re talking about, which were indeed huge in comparison to their deadlines) just the same as at present, a few hours of CPU time with four- or five-day deadlines. The problem was that BOINC downloaded hundreds of them at a time, I believe because the previous ones had been so quick, making it underestimate the workload it was taking on by more than one order of magnitude.

                            SZTAKI is quite a new project and more or less it seems to be a one-man-show. If Adam could be cloned, probably more things could be fixed in less time. Smaller projects often require a little more patience than the big ones - but otoh. here we have a much better contact to the project and our problems are always listened to.


                            I think I\'m being fairly patient--if a little noisy ;)--and the project appeals to me enough that I\'m not about to abandon it lightly over these glitches. (I love math, number theory especially, despite my lack of aptitude for it--not enough Magyar blood, perhaps.) At the same time it sometimes feels more like a beta-test than a \'mature product\'. But I hope I\'m not coming across like those few posters I\'ve seen here threatening to \'take their bat & ball and go home\' at the first sign of problems or lost credit.

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                            Message 2370 - Posted 30 Mar 2006 21:45:05 UTC - in response to Message 2339.

                              Your problem seems to be your Apple results, those seem not to validate so well. Adam needs to know about that, maybe NightBird could point him to this thread.


                              Updating: it appears the elves have been adjusting the database when no-one\'s looking, as now I don\'t see any zero-credit results for this Mac, but quite a few that were granted their claim regardless of the state of the quorum. Many thanks to whoever\'s responsible!


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                              Message 2372 - Posted 30 Mar 2006 22:22:28 UTC

                                Invalid wus got credits.
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                                Message 2374 - Posted 1 Apr 2006 10:19:36 UTC

                                  Why does this happen? Zero credits when restart.
                                  Does restarts implicit Zero WU´s ??
                                  I think restarts shold always be possible, too when the next restart is some days later, such things should not implicit a zero WU. Its pitty when the CPU-time lost because that matter
                                  Here are The WU:
                                  Result ID 1752400
                                  Name 0bc84176-323a-4786-8420-54928c14b207_2
                                  Workunit 424156
                                  Created 24 Mar 2006 16:58:04 UTC
                                  Sent 26 Mar 2006 14:07:46 UTC
                                  Received 1 Apr 2006 9:53:07 UTC
                                  Server state Over
                                  Outcome Success
                                  Client state Done
                                  Exit status 0 (0x0)
                                  Computer ID 16014
                                  Report deadline 5 Apr 2006 14:07:46 UTC
                                  CPU time (sec) 2280.53125
                                  stderr out <core_client_version>5.2.13</core_client_version>
                                  <stderr_txt>
                                  Fraction init: input_size=46814 start_pos=60
                                  Restarting from checkpoint, # of lines processed so far 7, # of output lines so far 7.
                                  Starting from line 8.
                                  Fraction init: input_size=46814 start_pos=60
                                  Restarting from checkpoint, # of lines processed so far 107, # of output lines so far 107.
                                  Starting from line 108.
                                  End of input, Number of processed lines500.

                                  </stderr_txt>


                                  Validate state Invalid
                                  Claimed credit 8.80008870504052
                                  Granted credit 0
                                  application version 1.02

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                                  Message 2375 - Posted 1 Apr 2006 12:11:31 UTC

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                                    Well, i would say : checkpoint bug

                                    About your wu
                                    http://szdg.lpds.sztaki.hu/szdg/result.php?resultid=1752400
                                    the best is that Adam grants credit for it manually
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                                    Message 2477 - Posted 22 Apr 2006 23:16:19 UTC

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                                      Here\'s some others with zero credits:

                                      hostid=13746

                                      A little bit too much zeroes for a bunch of twenty results, don\'t you think?

                                      On my other machines I could find only one each because the one above is the fastest.

                                      I tried to discover what causes these results to become invalid, but none of the given explanations hits the point (except checkpoints). Interruption cannot be (the only) reason for it because as you can see on this results:

                                      wuid=553678
                                      wuid=523434

                                      one of the guys has interruptions too, but his result is valid.

                                      A checkpoint bug is the best reason so far, because even if I\'m not that experienced in programming, I can imagine that it\'s not that easy to implement to continue an interrupted analysis exactly at that point where it stopped.

                                      So even if you decide to grant credits for that results or not, it should be the main objective to fix this issue, soon.
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                                      Message 2479 - Posted 24 Apr 2006 7:11:32 UTC

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                                        Number of \"invalid\" results still increasing!!!

                                        hostid=13746

                                        Look at results from 04.23 and 04.24.
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                                        Message 2485 - Posted 24 Apr 2006 20:50:07 UTC

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                                          Here\'s some others with zero credits:

                                          hostid=13746

                                          A little bit too much zeroes for a bunch of twenty results, don\'t you think?

                                          On my other machines I could find only one each because the one above is the fastest.

                                          I tried to discover what causes these results to become invalid, but none of the given explanations hits the point (except checkpoints). Interruption cannot be (the only) reason for it because as you can see on this results:

                                          wuid=553678
                                          wuid=523434

                                          one of the guys has interruptions too, but his result is valid.

                                          A checkpoint bug is the best reason so far, because even if I\'m not that experienced in programming, I can imagine that it\'s not that easy to implement to continue an interrupted analysis exactly at that point where it stopped.

                                          So even if you decide to grant credits for that results or not, it should be the main objective to fix this issue, soon.


                                          I pointed out these wus to Adam.
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                                          Message 2486 - Posted 24 Apr 2006 22:19:43 UTC - in response to Message 2485.

                                            Here\'s some others with zero credits:

                                            hostid=13746

                                            A little bit too much zeroes for a bunch of twenty results, don\'t you think?

                                            On my other machines I could find only one each because the one above is the fastest.

                                            I tried to discover what causes these results to become invalid, but none of the given explanations hits the point (except checkpoints). Interruption cannot be (the only) reason for it because as you can see on this results:

                                            wuid=553678
                                            wuid=523434

                                            one of the guys has interruptions too, but his result is valid.

                                            A checkpoint bug is the best reason so far, because even if I\'m not that experienced in programming, I can imagine that it\'s not that easy to implement to continue an interrupted analysis exactly at that point where it stopped.

                                            So even if you decide to grant credits for that results or not, it should be the main objective to fix this issue, soon.


                                            I pointed out these wus to Adam.


                                            OK, thanks!
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                                            Message 2488 - Posted 25 Apr 2006 12:17:55 UTC

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                                              OK Folks. Now, after I spent some more time to discover the mysteriers of sztaki credits, I think that I found something interesting.

                                              After I couldn\'t find anything that all the invalid results have in common, except the fact that for nearly all WUs only two of X got credits for their results, I reached the results I finished later. And there I found something very interisting around the end of march and beginning of april. What happened at that time? Could it be possible that there was a new revision of the sztaki application? So all results crunched with revision 1.01 and 1.02 are fine, until the 10th of april. Then my next results at 15th of april start to run wild. And not only mine. If you check all the results you will notice that on every unit only two results are granted credits, no matter what the level of \"initial replication\" is. I don\'t think that this was intended, wasn\'t it?

                                              So what happened to Ver. 1.06/1.07 that makes the results go mad?

                                              Well, in my mind my job is done for now. Your turn, Sir ;-)

                                              Btw. it\'s not pain, it\'s pleasure. That\'s what hobbies are good for ;-)))

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                                              Message 2491 - Posted 25 Apr 2006 20:17:24 UTC

                                                Hope this problem gets sortred soon, its starting to put off some people from crunching.

                                                Take a look at my results a few are still pending from a month ago, all my results have only been crunches twice yet the quorum is 3 so why has the server not sent out the 3rd set of WU\'s, also one user as has credit granted for there returned results, yet mine are not, surely if theres are granted mine should also be?
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                                                Message 2502 - Posted 28 Apr 2006 14:10:20 UTC - in response to Message 2488.

                                                  OK Folks. Now, after I spent some more time to discover the mysteriers of sztaki credits, I think that I found something interesting.

                                                  After I couldn\'t find anything that all the invalid results have in common, except the fact that for nearly all WUs only two of X got credits for their results, I reached the results I finished later. And there I found something very interisting around the end of march and beginning of april. What happened at that time? Could it be possible that there was a new revision of the sztaki application? So all results crunched with revision 1.01 and 1.02 are fine, until the 10th of april. Then my next results at 15th of april start to run wild. And not only mine. If you check all the results you will notice that on every unit only two results are granted credits, no matter what the level of \"initial replication\" is. I don\'t think that this was intended, wasn\'t it?

                                                  So what happened to Ver. 1.06/1.07 that makes the results go mad?

                                                  Well, in my mind my job is done for now. Your turn, Sir ;-)

                                                  Btw. it\'s not pain, it\'s pleasure. That\'s what hobbies are good for ;-)))


                                                  Hello? Anybody at home? Just a tricky issue here or is my posting a complete nonsense ?

                                                  Or just an outbreak of \"predictor syndrom\" in sztaki forum?


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                                                  Message 2505 - Posted 29 Apr 2006 15:51:17 UTC

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                                                    I shall be temporarily leaving this project until you start getting your act together. There are too many other project that can put my free cycles to good use.

                                                    I\'ll check back once in a while to see if you have resolved this problem, but for now, I wont waste any more time crunching here.
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                                                    Message 2522 - Posted 1 May 2006 0:58:56 UTC - in response to Message 2505.

                                                      I shall be temporarily leaving this project until you start getting your act together. There are too many other project that can put my free cycles to good use.

                                                      I\'ll check back once in a while to see if you have resolved this problem, but for now, I wont waste any more time crunching here.


                                                      Oh come on. No need to leave so soon. Just go to your general prefs and change \"Leave applications in memory while preempted\" to YES and you\'re out.
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                                                      Message 2523 - Posted 1 May 2006 4:04:21 UTC - in response to Message 2522.

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                                                        I shall be temporarily leaving this project until you start getting your act together. There are too many other project that can put my free cycles to good use.

                                                        I\'ll check back once in a while to see if you have resolved this problem, but for now, I wont waste any more time crunching here.


                                                        Oh come on. No need to leave so soon. Just go to your general prefs and change \"Leave applications in memory while preempted\" to YES and you\'re out.

                                                        I know how to set up Boinc, I spend a lot of time solving problems in the Seti help forums. Right now this project give me credits for only 1 in 3 WU. I don\'t care about the credits themselves, but this is an indicator that I\'m not contributing to the science. This is not an acceptable situation. If you check my signature you will see I crunch for a lot of projects. I\'ve hung on while Rosetta worked on their problems, but there is no real indication that anyone is doing anything to correct the problems at Sztaki. Whether the problem is WU checkpoints or a problem with the validator or something else, it has to be cleared up before I waste more time on this project.

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                                                        A quick look at your result indicates that you are also getting credit for only half the work your doing....
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                                                        Message 2527 - Posted 1 May 2006 9:29:43 UTC - in response to Message 2523.

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                                                          ...
                                                          A quick look at your result indicates that you are also getting credit for only half the work your doing....



                                                          Yep, but that\'s mostly for his old results.

                                                          I guess, XJR-Maniac has changed his \"Leave in memory\" settings lately as he seems to have a growing number of valid results.


                                                          Everyone agrees though that the checkpoint / restart stuff should be #1 on the todo list.

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                                                          Message 2528 - Posted 1 May 2006 9:37:02 UTC - in response to Message 2505.

                                                            I shall be temporarily leaving this project until you start getting your act together. There are too many other project that can put my free cycles to good use.

                                                            I\'ll check back once in a while to see if you have resolved this problem, but for now, I wont waste any more time crunching here.


                                                            I too am about to put things on hold until problems are fixed, it seems to be taking one hell of a time to find this problem.

                                                            Will keep checking back and let new work in once I know everything runs correctly again
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                                                            Message 2535 - Posted 1 May 2006 11:33:00 UTC - in response to Message 2527.

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                                                              A quick look at your result indicates that you are also getting credit for only half the work your doing....



                                                              Yep, but that\'s mostly for his old results.

                                                              I guess, XJR-Maniac has changed his \"Leave in memory\" settings lately as he seems to have a growing number of valid results.


                                                              Everyone agrees though that the checkpoint / restart stuff should be #1 on the todo list.


                                                              Indeed you\'re right. My decision to change my prefs was a little bit late because first I tried to test if it was effectual to raise the resource share to give sztaki more time to finish one result with only one interruption because I noticed that most of the zeroes have more than one. But after I didn\'t gain the wanted results I changed to leave in memory.
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                                                              Message 2551 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:39:48 UTC

                                                                Would it be possible for somone in the know, please, to explain to a non-techy type like me:

                                                                a) Why am I getting so many zero credits?

                                                                b) Is it me?

                                                                c) If so, what can I do about it?

                                                                d) If not, what is being done about it?

                                                                Ta!


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                                                                Message 2552 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:43:31 UTC - in response to Message 2535.

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                                                                  A quick look at your result indicates that you are also getting credit for only half the work your doing....



                                                                  Yep, but that\'s mostly for his old results.

                                                                  I guess, XJR-Maniac has changed his \"Leave in memory\" settings lately as he seems to have a growing number of valid results.


                                                                  Everyone agrees though that the checkpoint / restart stuff should be #1 on the todo list.


                                                                  Indeed you\'re right. My decision to change my prefs was a little bit late because first I tried to test if it was effectual to raise the resource share to give sztaki more time to finish one result with only one interruption because I noticed that most of the zeroes have more than one. But after I didn\'t gain the wanted results I changed to leave in memory.

                                                                  I agree (of course) and checkpoint is #1 on the wish list
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                                                                  Well, maybe this post will help also
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                                                                  Message 2553 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:51:56 UTC - in response to Message 2551.

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                                                                    Would it be possible for somone in the know, please, to explain to a non-techy type like me:

                                                                    a) Why am I getting so many zero credits?

                                                                    b) Is it me?

                                                                    c) If so, what can I do about it?

                                                                    d) If not, what is being done about it?

                                                                    Ta!


                                                                    Please, read here advices and set \"Leave applications in memory while preempted?\" to yes

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                                                                    Message 2554 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:53:01 UTC

                                                                      And whats the advice for the server side of it? I suppose we have to wait for Adam??
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                                                                      Message 2555 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:56:02 UTC - in response to Message 2554.

                                                                        And whats the advice for the server side of it? I suppose we have to wait for Adam??

                                                                        You know the difference between a mod. and an admin, i guess.

                                                                        But what do you wish for the server side ?

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                                                                        Message 2556 - Posted 2 May 2006 15:57:23 UTC - in response to Message 2555.

                                                                          And whats the advice for the server side of it? I suppose we have to wait for Adam??

                                                                          You know the difference between a mod. and an admin, i guess.

                                                                          But what do you wish for the server side ?


                                                                          Take a look at my results all sat there pending have been there for ages now, if you see who else has had crunched them they have been given credit but not mine

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                                                                          Message 2557 - Posted 2 May 2006 16:00:57 UTC - in response to Message 2556.

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                                                                            And whats the advice for the server side of it? I suppose we have to wait for Adam??

                                                                            You know the difference between a mod. and an admin, i guess.

                                                                            But what do you wish for the server side ?


                                                                            Take a look at my results all sat there pending have been there for ages now, if you see who else has had crunched them they have been given credit but not mine

                                                                            You\'re not alone : me too and others people
                                                                            I see wus sent since 5, 6, 7, 8 march pending.
                                                                            At this time, Adam said that the validator had crashed.

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                                                                            Message 2566 - Posted 4 May 2006 0:17:10 UTC

                                                                              Right definite suspension now of this project, thought I would see what happens to the WU\'s I have got and so far they have got 0 credit.

                                                                              will have to keep checking back to see when this problem is fixed
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                                                                              Message 2581 - Posted 4 May 2006 19:22:51 UTC

                                                                                Here\'s anther zero WU without any interruption after I changed my prefs. So what the f... is the reason for this one to be invalid???

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                                                                                Of course, it\'s only one out of 45 but I\'m curious to know what\'s going on here.

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                                                                                Message 2582 - Posted 4 May 2006 21:07:12 UTC

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                                                                                  Of course, i might answer that all project has a fail rate.

                                                                                  But honestly, no idea.
                                                                                  I have also some wus invalid without knowning why.

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                                                                                  Message 2583 - Posted 4 May 2006 21:38:20 UTC

                                                                                    Every project may have a fail rate, but they tend to get it corrected within a week or 2

                                                                                    The 1st post in this thread was 19th Mar, and still the problem is here, maybe Adam could pop by and say what they are doing behind the scenes to fix this problem
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                                                                                    Message 2584 - Posted 4 May 2006 22:01:22 UTC - in response to Message 2583.

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                                                                                      Every project may have a fail rate, but they tend to get it corrected within a week or 2

                                                                                      The 1st post in this thread was 19th Mar, and still the problem is here, maybe Adam could pop by and say what they are doing behind the scenes to fix this problem

                                                                                      Sure, i can\'t do for him, fixing the problem and giving credits manually.

                                                                                      About the fail rate, i only spoke for that :
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