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Postposted on Fri Oct 26, 2007 9:18 pm

@10:16pm EDT
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2 drfish        10,336  8,486,937
3 TRFrankenbot  9,950   1,336,065
4 Leor          9,776   8,079,912
Can Frankie pass the doc? Still have like 5 days to go...
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Postposted on Fri Oct 26, 2007 10:46 pm

So close to 10k!!!! Smoked Fish sounds good.... :wink:

I've got a 3Ghz Opty going and a 2.6Ghz 4800X2 both running SMP clients...

Actually, I've got my own Frankenbox sitting here too (Needs a PSU). Just went and looked... Guess What!! I have an old 350W PSU! WooHoo!!!
It's only an single core Athlon 3500 (Ubuntu OS), if the PSU is OK it should be strong enough for a few days at least.... Might be just enough to push Franky over 10k!!

Now I just have to figure out how to install FAH on Ubuntu!!

Oh well, I'm off to work on my own Frankenbox for a few..... 8)
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Postposted on Fri Oct 26, 2007 11:12 pm

Daveburt714 wrote:

Now I just have to figure out how to install FAH on Ubuntu!!



Here you go! Here's another one! :D
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Postposted on Fri Oct 26, 2007 11:35 pm

Thanks Flyby.... Just got the machine up and running (posting from it now!)

I built this machine to learn Linux and right after I'd put it together the PSU in my HTPC died so I had to scavange it! Needless to say I'm not very good with Ubuntu , may take me awhile, but I'll figure it out...

Thanks for the links!! :wink:
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Postposted on Sat Oct 27, 2007 2:00 am

Thanks to Flyby, FlyingFox and JBI my Ubuntu Frankenbox is now folding too!! :wink:

As long as no one drops tonight we should definetly be over 10k ppd tomorrow night!! Here's what I've got running now:

Opty 185 @ 3 Ghz
4800X2 @ 2.6 Ghz
AMD3500@ 2.4 Ghz

Hey, it's a cheap utility bill month anyway.... I'll just pretend it June!
8)
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Postposted on Sat Oct 27, 2007 2:03 am

Flying Fox wrote:@10:16pm EDT
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2 drfish        10,336  8,486,937
3 TRFrankenbot  9,950   1,336,065
4 Leor          9,776   8,079,912
Can Frankie pass the doc? Still have like 5 days to go...


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Postposted on Sat Oct 27, 2007 9:45 am

@10:43am EDT
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2  TRFrankenbot  10,153  1,342,828
3  drfish        9,804   8,489,075
4  Leor          9,622   8,083,282


Mmm... sushi... :D

Unless the other top 10 producers join up, this is where Frankie's journey ends. segfault7 is just too much.
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Postposted on Sun Oct 28, 2007 3:18 pm

It's Sunday 4:15 pm and Fankie has hit 12,897!!! :o

I sure would like to see him hit 15k, but I don't have anything else
to give (unless I could get my Xbox 360 to fold :lol: )

Oh well, we still have 3 more days... The more the merrier!!

Anyone else?.... Anyone? :wink:
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Postposted on Sun Oct 28, 2007 10:12 pm

Franky has hit 13,208ppd!! Woohoo!!! :wink:
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Postposted on Sun Oct 28, 2007 10:51 pm

I was late to the party, but 15K should be in reach....
I have 9 dual core smp's going... , and 11 single cores

also have 9 of the TRF single core nodes running.
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Postposted on Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:24 pm

It's Halloween!!! TRFrankenbot is our friend!!

C'mon all you big dogs.. It's only 3 days :wink:

It's all team 2630!!

TRFrankenbot can rule the folding universe!!! Muahahaha... :evil:

(Segfault traitors welcomed!! :wink: )
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Postposted on Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:30 pm

Cass... Thanks man, your Frankies anchor!!
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:01 am

/me is very proud.
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 12:53 am

OK... Orange and Black are Franky colors...

So here's a Hot Bengal Cheerleader!!

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WhoDey, WhoDey, WhoDey think gonna beat this Franky!!!
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:48 pm

Holy crap. We are at 15k ppd, with a 26,842 day 2 days ago and 21,262 so far today. :o
Unfortunately, our next conquest has 56,490 more points than us and is at 4k pdd, so we'll have a hard time passing him.

The good news is that TRFrankenbot is tied for #67 in the world in ppd (24 hr avg), and 20k ppd would put us @ #35. We are at #31 in points in the last 24 hours with 25k putting us @ #20. We are at # 900 in total points in the world.
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 11:28 pm

So, lets take a roll call, Im curious to see how many people are contributing to achieve all these milestones

Post up what all you've got running for Frankie

Q6600 @ 3.0 (though I reseated my heat sink yesterday, so Im having to heat cycle it right now)
a PS3
2.2 P4m
2.6 Celeron
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 11:34 pm

I think it possible that some of the high output you're getting right now is because the 65.56 server is crediting points that were never credited in the past. I'm still waiting for some, but some people in this thread at the folding forum have begun getting their overdue credits, anyway.
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Postposted on Mon Oct 29, 2007 11:50 pm

Just the 2ghz core2duo in my laptop, running around 20 hours/day).
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Postposted on Tue Oct 30, 2007 6:49 am

Usacomp2k3 wrote:Just the 2ghz core2duo in my laptop, running around 20 hours/day).


Unsafe fire hazard, but that's what I like in a team!
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Postposted on Tue Oct 30, 2007 9:41 am

Ragnar Dan wrote:I think it possible that some of the high output you're getting right now is because the 65.56 server is crediting points that were never credited in the past. I'm still waiting for some, but some people in this thread at the folding forum have begun getting their overdue credits, anyway.


Yeah that is some of it, but if you count the 9 dual cores (5xe6300 4x3600x2)I have running at 800pts/day, that is 7200 pts/day, now I figure the 20 single core athlons ought to be good for 120 pts/day each so thats another2400 pts. that means TRF should be kicking about 9600pts/day just from here.

I actually still have 13 single core athlon TRF bots, but 4 of them are slow procs and I am going to swap them with axp2400's when my other X2's come and I have time.
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 12:14 am

Nitrodist wrote:
Usacomp2k3 wrote:Just the 2ghz core2duo in my laptop, running around 20 hours/day).


Unsafe fire hazard, but that's what I like in a team!


I'd never doubted Rudy.... Umm USA's team spirit! :wink: Hey he was the OP!!

Just a reminder... It IS Halloween!!!

I was hoping we'd see the highest PPD today (It's actually dropped a little).
I just double checked all my stuff..... Did we ever hit 16k? I know we got close!

Oh Well.... If all you BBQ guys would join TRFrankenbot (just for today!) Maybe even Segfault7 would take notice (Evil Grin...) 8)

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN FOLKS!!
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 7:05 am

Daveburt714 wrote:I was hoping we'd see the highest PPD today (It's actually dropped a little).
I just double checked all my stuff..... Did we ever hit 16k? I know we got close!
Yes, we did. @8:04am EDT
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1  segfault7     54,788  7,349,130
2  TRFrankenbot  16,345  1,419,822
3  Leor          9,614   8,122,869
4  drfish        9,422   8,523,765

Nice job everyone! See you next year.
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 3:20 pm

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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 3:33 pm

I'll leave a few single cores under Franky for awhile.
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 7:51 pm

cass: You're kind of crazy spending all that electricity money for F@H. I'm going to be shutting down at least one of my old machines when I get the new box I'm building going. I'm not sure how much difference the electricity cost will be, but at least part of it will be offset by stopping the other machine.

I'm trying to make it so I don't have to run the extra window A/C 6+ months a year, of course, since that also adds an amount to my bill.

Of course it's your money and decision, but I'd definitely have a tough time spending all that extra money, especially on the older, lower-output machines.
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 11:36 pm

Ragnar Dan wrote:cass: You're kind of crazy spending all that electricity money for F@H.


Well I did commit to host TRF. And I have had most all of the single core stuff off for a long time because the power bill got to be ungainly.

This was a special occasion so I fired up what I could without spending a lot of time, and it gave me a chance to incorporate Notfred's stuff which has been a goal of mine since Notfred announced the "universal" 64bit or 32bit diskless.

I did the math a while ago, and that is why I am going with the Brisbane x2's. $30. mb's, and $65.00 cpu's and $25.00 for 1gig of ram makes a very cost efficient points maker that replaces from 4 to 6 Athlons, and uses about 20W less power than one of the palomino power piggies. I was spending $200/month on power, and I turned off the farm and started buying stuff using the savings. Updating my 6 work pcs was a write off, but the farm is my dime.

I'll probably retire all the xp1600-xp1800-xp2000-xp2200's and only keep the tbred 2400 up stuff in TRF now. I will have enough from my rejects to populate TRF's 13 nodes with good boards and procs.

I will let all my x2's complete the TRF WU they are currently on then switch.
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 11:49 pm

Well thanks all for the fun times. It is always good to leave the battlefield with a sense of accomplishment. 17k ppd and #2 in the team is nothing to scoff at. Woohoo!

Thanks to everyone who contributed.

/me goes to find the oneunit flag for the linx client
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 11:57 pm

Frankie was scary indeed as he was the first one in months to turn red on me. :)
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Postposted on Wed Oct 31, 2007 11:58 pm

cass wrote:
I did the math a while ago, and that is why I am going with the Brisbane x2's. $30. mb's, and $65.00 cpu's and $25.00 for 1gig of ram makes a very cost efficient points maker that replaces from 4 to 6 Athlons, and uses about 20W less power than one of the palomino power piggies. I was spending $200/month on power, and I turned off the farm and started buying stuff using the savings. Updating my 6 work pcs was a write off, but the farm is my dime.


Why don't you do C2D???? :lol:

Ohhhhh don't get me started... :roll:
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Postposted on Thu Nov 01, 2007 12:34 am

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