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Profile Blurf
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Message 63598 - Posted: 15 May 2015, 22:56:45 UTC
Last modified: 16 May 2015, 16:26:44 UTC

Per Project Scientist Sidd:

It seems that it is only occurring for people with windows. The other platforms seem to be running ok. We had some trouble getting the binaries for windows in order to release, I am thinking something went wrong there, as none of the windows runs are passing. I took down the Windows version for now until I figure it all out.


If you are a Windows user please abort all N-body tasks and go into Preferences and uncheck "MilkyWay@Home N-Body Simulation" for now.

Thank you.

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Message 63599 - Posted: 15 May 2015, 23:29:09 UTC - in response to Message 63598.

Thanks for the update.
I wondered why after 7hrs (overnight) a task was 100% complete but not being processed.
This was usually tying up 3 of 4 CPU cores :/ so other tasks weren't being started.
I've now aborted the NBody tasks.

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Message 63601 - Posted: 16 May 2015, 0:20:29 UTC
Last modified: 16 May 2015, 0:22:44 UTC

Can't you abort them serv