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by UBT - Timbo
Mon Aug 01, 2022 10:30 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Hi all Well, it looks like the 12th Sprint stats and data gathering all went well...plenty of tasks available and no major issues reported. It's now time for the summer break and the 13th Sprint will take place from: 08/25/2022 21:00 (UTC) - 08/28/2022 20:59 (UTC) So, plenty of time for you to conce...
by UBT - Timbo
Fri Jul 29, 2022 10:12 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Thanks Tim. That's another sprint started successfully with flawless stats. And no premature announcements. Well done! :D My apologies if anyone objects to such positivity, but I think it is great that FB is recovering after a rather wobbly start to the year. 8-) :D I like this comp and really want...
by UBT - Timbo
Thu Jul 28, 2022 10:04 pm
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Hi all

The 12th Sprint for 2022 is for NFS@home

as per this announcement:
07/28/2022 21:00 (UTC) - 07/31/2022 20:59 (UTC)
NFS@home
regards and good luck !!
Tim

PS: The next Sprint is not until: 08/25/2022 21:00 (UTC) - 08/28/2022 20:59 (UTC) so hope everyone has a good holiday until then !!
by UBT - Timbo
Wed Jul 27, 2022 8:15 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

bill1024 wrote: Tue Jul 26, 2022 5:01 am Thank you Timbo for stepping up and getting things back on track.
Thanks bill :-)

regards
Tim
by UBT - Timbo
Mon Jul 25, 2022 9:10 pm
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Hiya SV Thanks for the message and vote of confidence. :-) Truth be told, SOMEONE needed to do something to keep FB alive...so all I did was step up to the mark ! People who know me, know I have a logical, straight forward attitude with no axe to grind...so, I just get on with it and if it all works...
by UBT - Timbo
Mon Jul 25, 2022 4:17 pm
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Bravo Tim :) But am I wrong to say that the announcement made here on 21/07 in the morning should not have been done ? was it not a change (not announcing the sprint in advance) introduced to avoid bunkering ? Hi The website had not been updated to only announce the selected project at the SAME tim...
by UBT - Timbo
Mon Jul 25, 2022 8:14 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Hi all I have made contact with the Project Admin at the selected project for Sprint #12, and I await confirmation that their server will be able to cope with the expected high number of task downloads once the Sprint starts. regards Tim Hi all I've now heard back from the admin for the #12 Sprint ...
by UBT - Timbo
Mon Jul 25, 2022 8:13 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Congratulations on a well run sprint Tim. Lets hope the remaining ones go as well. Thanks mega There were one or two minor snags...in one case with UBT being awarded FB points that they (we) were not due...but I spotted this and alerted Sebastien who fixed it - as this issue had occured before with...
by UBT - Timbo
Sun Jul 24, 2022 9:49 am
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Sprints for 2022
Replies: 369
Views: 38182

Re: Sprints for 2022

Hi all

I have made contact with the Project Admin at the selected project for Sprint #12, and I await confirmation that their server will be able to cope with the expected high number of task downloads once the Sprint starts.

regards
Tim
by UBT - Timbo
Fri Jul 22, 2022 7:16 pm
Forum: FB 2022
Topic: Poll: Do you use a MAC host on BOINC?
Replies: 2
Views: 244

Re: Poll: Do you use a MAC host on BOINC?

Hi all After 7 days, we now have 13 respondents (plus me, making 14). So far those who have voted, seem to be using WIndows/Linux hosts for BOINC...so it seems it doesn't really matter if a Sprint project does NOT heve any MAC tasks, as no-one would be affected by a lack of tasks for this OS. I'll l...