archive: Re: SETI@home personal stats

Re: SETI@home personal stats

Ed T. Toton III ( (no email) )
Mon, 31 May 1999 10:02:16 -0400 (EDT)

Actually I think the passwords are randomly generated. They were all reset
after the team feature was added.

On Mon, 31 May 1999, Hank Gerdes wrote:

> I know that the accounts are off.. I tried to sign up on the "team"
> said my account wasn't found... I asked for my password.. a password
> was sent to me that clearly wasn't mine.. as it was someones telephone
> number.... ( not a super models..:( )
> :)
> Hank
> Idaho
>
> --- "Ed T. Toton III" <etoton@uu.net> wrote:
> >
> >
> > Yes, I've noticed that the stats tend to be off. I
> > think sometimes
> > it gives credit to the wrong account. :)
> >
> >
> > On Mon, 31 May 1999, Jarmo Korteniemi wrote:
> >
> > > How about this:
> > >
> > > I use two machines (I've been using the home pc
> > for.. 10-15 days and office
> > > pc for 2 days) and I've recieved 10 packets so far
> > to process. But the
> > > statistics show that I've already sent back 39
> > packets!!!
> > > And, furthermore, the total processing time
> > reported in the statistics is
> > > 1027 hours. That's like 40 days or something
> > (fulltime!), and since I've
> > > been using the 2nd machine only for 2 days, it
> > leaves at least 38 full days
> > > for my home machine. It's quite impossible:
> > seti@home for windows has been
> > > here for.. err.. 15 days? 20?
> > >
> > > This seems to be quite an error in the stats
> > departement.
> > >
> > > --
> > > | Jarmo Korteniemi, student @
> > __o\._/\
> > > | Dept. of Astronomy, University of Oulu, Finland
> > '^^_)\^\)
> > > | http://www.student.oulu.fi/~jkorteni/
> > _(._)._.
> > > | (-: I don't know what apathy is, nor do I care!
> > :-)
> > >
> >
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