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Losing client.cfg

post #1 of 7
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After a work unit is completed, the contents of client.cfg is reset to the following.

Code:
[settings]
machineid=1
local=1

[http]
active=no
Several reinstalls later, and still the same error.

Any ideas?
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post #2 of 7
Sorry my friend, no help from me. I do have a question though. What client and what type of folding are you doing?
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Single core CPU folding.

The standard, beta, deino and mpich versions all started doing exactly the same thing.
It was fine for a good few months before it started doing this.
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Just thought I'd bump this thread, as I'm still having no luck!
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post #5 of 7
Do you have proper permission to the files? I see your running XP. Are you running it as an ADMIN account, that is an account that is in the Administrators group?

Could be a file permission issue where it's not able to write back the file thus defaulting to a default "thin" version.

Just something to check maybe.. Hope you find your answer, have never seen THAT specific issue though
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post #6 of 7
Make a copy of the cfg files and store them elsewhere, I'd suggest folders named for the client, so it is a drop and drag back into the folder. That is odd however.
    
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post #7 of 7
Delete everything and get the zipped client.
Extract it somewhere and set the "-local" flag.

It's the safest method of knowing what's going on and why for any client.
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