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Posts by Nicklw

1) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67416)
Posted 27 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Thanks Jake I appreciate the help
2) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67411)
Posted 26 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Jake, good advice but I'm a mug user, how would I go about doing this????
3) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67383)
Posted 22 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Jake, sorry Man but I forgot to mention that any WU that requires three CPU's to run I am now aborting, please fix this ASAP
Nick
4) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67382)
Posted 22 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Jake,thanks for looking into it for me however the problem still exists and so unfortunately I've joined another site as well, I would love to dedicate my computers to Milkyway only but as I have said I can't check every half hour or so to see if every thing is operating OK.
Please let me know if you do find what the problem is and if it is fixed then I will return in full, by the way it maybe why you are having trouble with unreliable hosts, worth looking into wouldn't you say?
Regards,
Nick
5) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67342)
Posted 17 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Hi Jake, thanks for getting back to me, basically they are nbodies for example (and each of these are off two of my computers) de_nbody_3_22_2018_v168_20k_data_3_152217750_236716_0 and de_nbody_3_22_2018_v168_20k_data_1_1522177504_216535_2
Now as I said it only applies to the units that require three CPU's to run, if there are three units working off separate CPU's then they run smoothly, I do have a third laptop that is SSD that has no problems at all so this may be a factor but as I have stated I've only had this problem reasonably recently so I would appreciate any advice you can give.
I can't remember the modfit units are affected but I may be wrong.
I look forward to your reply
Nick
6) Message boards : News : New Runs (Message 67337)
Posted 16 Apr 2018 by Nicklw
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Hello Jake and others, I have been with Milkyway for quite a while now and everything has been basically OK but over the last six or seven months the WU's I'm getting that run on 3 CPU's have been slowing down and stopping with the time remaining just adding up, pausing them for half an hour or so helps with most but not all, when you changed the work unit priority to 1 from 0 everything went well then when you changed back it all went haywire again.
Can anyone offer advice on this?????
7) Message boards : News : Nobdy Release 1.02 (Message 56268)
Posted 22 Nov 2012 by Nicklw
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Hi everyone, I have been running MilkyWay for a year or two now with no real problems but the last two days my computer turns itself off after running the program for about five minutes, suspend the activity and no problems.Any one else having problems or know what's happening. Nick
8) Message boards : Number crunching : Nick (Message 50494)
Posted 2 Aug 2011 by Nicklw
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Lately I get about 1x weeks work then nothing for three or four days with or without the site being accessible, what is going on?????????????
9) Message boards : Number crunching : What the (Message 43466)
Posted 4 Nov 2010 by Nicklw
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I'm a mug computer user wanting to use spare computer time to help science but lately it seems the result time has blown out from 4-12 hours to 20-50 hours as with many other helpers, am I missing something or are we becoming unwanted/useless?
10) Message boards : News : Fetching project list error (Message 40795)
Posted 5 Jul 2010 by Nicklw
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No work available and basically I've run out, switching to anouther site until problem fixed, will keep watch. Nick
11) Questions and Answers : Web site : No new tasks (Message 33743)
Posted 26 Nov 2009 by Nicklw
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Since the latest crash my smallest computer has a new task but my other two are ready to report earlier projects and have received no new tasks, problems still?




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