Overclock.net - An Overclocking Community - Reply to Topic

Thread: Crunching with Raspberry Pi 3 Reply to Thread
Title:
Message:

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Overclock.net - An Overclocking Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in


  Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

  Topic Review (Newest First)
04-05-2017 09:18 PM
WhiteWulfe Hrmmm, no idea then. Sadly I have no actual experience with the PC's... They are on my list of things to try out, but I keep hearing the swooning howling at the full moon werewolf call of the ODroid C2's...
04-05-2017 12:23 PM
bfromcolo

I have been running three tasks.  Guess I need to check memory and swap space when I get home. 

04-05-2017 11:28 AM
mmonnin My Pi2 runs them ok. No invalids running 4 tasks. They take nearly a day for a whopping 62.5 points. Universe doesn't work for me, they all abort.
04-05-2017 11:04 AM
WhiteWulfe It's caused either by memory, or lack of a swap file. Does it happen with four tasks running? If so, try three, some have reported success that way on the forums if I remember correctly.

Either that or it's bitrot on the SD card - Einstein is apparently harsh on SD cards, and picky about which ones you're running.
04-05-2017 10:34 AM
bfromcolo

Einstein and my Raspberry Pi do not seem to like each other.  I get a large percentage of failed work units or my RPi3b locks up.  Seti, Enigma, Universe, WUProp and GoofyxGrid are all fine.  Anyone else have a problem or a solution with Einstein?

01-29-2017 05:11 PM
WhiteWulfe I've heard that it's possible to also run [email protected], [email protected], and yoyo on them but I've never tested such myself due to not having one. I suspect the biggest reason though is that I keep looking at higher end alternatives (ODroid C2, the new Asus Tinker Board)
01-29-2017 04:41 PM
mmonnin I've done a bit of [email protected] as well on my Pi 2.
01-29-2017 02:51 PM
bfromcolo

I have been able to run three *real* projects now on my RPi 3B, Seti, [email protected] and Enigma.  It also runs WUProp and GoofyxGrid.  Running 3 tasks at a time keeps things relatively cool, and piles up WUProp points.  Anything else has not worked for me so far.  Just curious what all you are able to run on yours.

11-15-2016 04:50 PM
scubadiver59 i found out that the RPi 3B's mounting holes are not compatible with my Rockminer R3's mounting points, they must be for an older version of RPi; so, I'll probably purchase one of the simple acrylic open cases and drill out the back side to mount the case to the Rockminer. A little annoying but not bank-breaking.

Edit: changed case info
11-13-2016 09:11 AM
bfromcolo

I have my RPi 3B crunching a couple SETI tasks now, looks like they will take 24 hours.  Running 2 tasks the CPU temp is at 66C.  I have heat sinks on the CPU, GPU and memory chips, but no fans, only the CPU is warm to the touch.

This thread has more than 10 replies. Click here to review the whole thread.

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off