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1) Message boards : Number crunching : Rasberry Pi (Message 67735)
Posted 2939 days ago by Profile Elendur
I have no idea whether it's cost efficient or not but I found this blog with a nice guide to it:
http://burdeview.blogspot.com.au/p/raspberry-pi-boinc-project-ive-created.html

Unfortunately he seems to have limited himself to the following projects:
theSkyNetPOGS
SETI@Home NEW v7 Client
MilkyWay@Home
Einstein@Home (BRP)
WUProp@Home (waiting for response from project admins)
OProject@Home (ALX)
SubsetSum@Home

And not primegrid.
2) Message boards : Number crunching : OUYA (Message 67675)
Posted 2942 days ago by Profile Elendur
Aww... Too bad, it would have been cool to see another way to donate processing...

Thanks for the information though :)
3) Message boards : Number crunching : OUYA (Message 67658)
Posted 2943 days ago by Profile Elendur
https://www.ouya.tv/discover/
Directly taken from their web page:
We’ve outfitted OUYA with NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of internal storage.

(99 dollars / ea)

Since ouya will be available for low prices and extremely small packaging, would there be any point in producing a BOINC client for them?
I can expect that they could cluster perform almost in the same way as the Pi Raspberries.

Or is it that they're to small of a market or to small performance/cost ratio?

Didn't find anything in the forum and thought I could at least ask :)
4) Message boards : Number crunching : Bonus Credit Experiment (Message 67307)
Posted 2959 days ago by Profile Elendur
In the BOINC Manager GUI, on the "Projects" or "Tasks" tab, click on a PrimeGrid line. Then there should be a button on the left side, "Preferences". If you click on that, it will open a web browser page that will allow you to select which sub-projects you want to contribute to, via the "edit preferences" link. Since you have an i5-2500, you can run any of the CPU projects in good time. Your ATI GPU will only work on PPS Sieve.

--Gary

Awesome, thank you very much! It worked like a charm.
5) Message boards : Number crunching : Bonus Credit Experiment (Message 67303)
Posted 2960 days ago by Profile Elendur
It'd be nice to read how one would go about to make that change.

I'm pretty much at the stage where I run my computer 16 hours a day, 5-6 days a week, but newbie when it comes to everything else.

I read the notices but that's pretty much the extent to what I'm doing. So when I read this I'm interested in helping but I'm not making much headway in finding how to select projects.
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