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Yeah... they'd only be able to do Unicore WUs, and they have a deadline of 20-60 days. Plenty of time.
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I've been working on folding as much as possible too. I just wish the new ati client was out. That's gonna throw all the teams for a loop when they DO release it .
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Did you use the sign up link before the Foldathon?
Yup.
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[quote=xd_1771;12500737]I'm considering taking my dad's comp and having it fold also (Athlon II x4, should get a somewhat decent PPD count) however since he runs intensive tasks on it and probably wouldn't know how to stop Folding@Home, I may not do this, it might hamper his work.[quote]
Folding only uses 'spare' cycles, so other work should be getting the priority - meaning that his work shouldn't be impacted..


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My schools also have E8400s in some computers..... I've always wanted to do what everyone wants here by pulling off a surprise foldathon from within my school.... but I have no idea how I could configure them to fold 24/7 since the hard drives get reset every night (i.e. I copy portable firefox to C:\\ hard drive so it runs faster, but gone the next day)
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Goddamn... I had a PM with a set of instructions on how to do that, but that was before I emptied my inbox, so the link doesn't work.
Z, I think you missed the part where they've said that the drive gets wiped...so unless whatever script is being run that wipes it is re-configured to not wipe it, or they manage to find a location that isn't wiped............................
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Z, I think you missed the part where they've said that the drive gets wiped...so unless whatever script is being run that wipes it is re-configured to not wipe it, or they manage to find a location that isn't wiped............................
I'm assuming it's similar to what we have in Uni; the local user gets wiped, but you can go through admin.
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Yeah... they'd only be able to do Unicore WUs, and they have a deadline of 20-60 days. Plenty of time.
I'll try some of them then
thanks
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Despite that I usually get some slowdowns with heavy work.... i.e. open firefox while folding is running or run lighter-medium tasks, it's fine. However open something such as Sony Vegas where CPU usage often spikes, and it starts to slow down. Same effect with GPU.... typing lags a bit, moving windows around screen is tearing. Besides, my dad is sort of unlike the upgrading me and wants his PC to last as long as possible.

Meanwhile, I love that the house air ambient temps are getting warmer
For a while though with CPU folding running my CPU temp stopped dead at 47C and the fan didn't even need to spin up to cope with the heat because it was so cold

I'm also a rather big fan of these GPU3 WUs, they get rather decent PPD/credit...
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