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by bigsinky
Sun Sep 01, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Team: Welcome new members
Topic: Hi There!
Replies: 10
Views: 254

Re: Hi There!

sent you a pm in relation your collatz settings hope you find them useful

slán go fóill
by bigsinky
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: Interesting idea #1
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Re: Interesting idea #1

well now funny you should notice that. my RPi cluster has needed a major distro upgrade from last summer. it was basically put in the wardrobe along with the 24 port switch, the laptop, the i7 system, the i3 system and a bridge for all my lights. put away and forgot about. now that we arent doing a ...
by bigsinky
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: first time in years
Replies: 5
Views: 203

Re: first time in years

and just like a number 3 bus Dear AP finder, Congratulations! Our records indicate that a computer registered by you has found a unique Arithmetic Progression of primes of length 20. This computer is assigned to the AP27 project. Since primes found in this subproject are not large enough to report t...
by bigsinky
Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:39 am
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: first time in years
Replies: 5
Views: 203

first time in years

been with Primegrid for years and yesterday this arrives Dear AP finder, Congratulations! Our records indicate that a computer registered by you has found a unique Arithmetic Progression of primes of length 20. This computer is assigned to the AP27 project. Since primes found in this subproject are ...
by bigsinky
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: 5 beeeellllion credits
Replies: 7
Views: 377

Re: 5 beeeellllion credits

next beeeeellllion will be a LOT slower
by bigsinky
Wed Jun 19, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: 5 beeeellllion credits
Replies: 7
Views: 377

Re: 5 beeeellllion credits

Thanks fellas. just using big machine now. leccy bill came in for 8 weeks £331. nearly had a kitten. i didn't think those 1080s use that much electric. having said that i did wonder why my washing dried so quickly in my computer room.
by bigsinky
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: 5 beeeellllion credits
Replies: 7
Views: 377

5 beeeellllion credits

Passed 5 billion today. Yea.. go me.
by bigsinky
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: Alphacool Eisbaer Extreme
Replies: 0
Views: 188

Alphacool Eisbaer Extreme

Bought one of these back in January and only managed to get it fitted to my i9 rig this week. It is a monster. https://www.aquatuning.co.uk/water-cooling/kits-systems-and-aios/internal-kits/alphacool/eisbaer/23334/alphacool-eisbaer-extreme-liquid-cpu-cooler-280-black-edition?c=21291 Idle temps down ...
by bigsinky
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: BOINC: FAQs
Topic: Automating bunker filling
Replies: 1
Views: 626

Re: Automating bunker filling

thanks mark. using it now to fill up my PG cache
by bigsinky
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Games, word-play, forum competitions etc
Topic: Word Association
Replies: 29341
Views: 1194771

Re: Word Association

cover > > > all
by bigsinky
Thu Mar 28, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: 4 beeelllion credits
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Re: 4 beeelllion credits

Woodles wrote:
Wed Mar 27, 2019 10:10 pm
Nicely done Neil :handgestures-thumbup: 10 beeelllion before the end of the year?

I think you'll have to talk to Tim about title changes :D

Mark
Thanks Mark. I thought as much. Bribe Tim with the promise of some chocolate hobnobs
by bigsinky
Wed Mar 27, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: GTX1160
Replies: 7
Views: 733

Re: GTX1160

UBT - Mikee wrote:
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:01 pm
Hi

Quick question...

Should I replace 2 GTX1060's with GTX1160'S? (Asking for a friend 😀)

Mike
whats is your friend going to do with the new cards. not that much faster but has rtx ray tracing capability.
by bigsinky
Wed Mar 27, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: 4 beeelllion credits
Replies: 2
Views: 302

4 beeelllion credits

Well a month and a half later and another billion credits. How long before i get Temujin's old moniker "UBT Cruncher"?
by bigsinky
Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Team Cafe: News, Announcements, Progress, and any Forum stuff
Topic: Fundraising (website running costs)
Replies: 40
Views: 10330

Re: Fundraising (website running costs)

UBT - Timbo wrote:
Tue Mar 26, 2019 11:13 am

If you want to make a small donation, then I'm happy to PM you a PayPal address where you can send a few shekels to.

regards
Tim
yes please if you wouldn't mind
by bigsinky
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Hardware, Software and Gaming
Topic: £1000 for nvidia 1080ti
Replies: 7
Views: 1145

Re: £1000 for nvidia 1080ti

The 1080ti just seems to be getting dearer. https://www.overclockers.co.uk/gigabyte-aorus-geforce-gtx-1080ti-11264mb-gddr5x-pci-express-graphics-card-gx-000-au.html why would you pay 1199 when you can get a next gen 2080ti for 999 https://www.overclockers.co.uk/palit-geforce-rtx-2080-ti-dual-11264mb...
by bigsinky
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: Team Cafe: News, Announcements, Progress, and any Forum stuff
Topic: Fundraising (website running costs)
Replies: 40
Views: 10330

Re: Fundraising (website running costs)

Hi all

I don't see any paypal links on any pages. Am i missing something or just blind?
by bigsinky
Mon Mar 25, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: Up to number 2
Replies: 7
Views: 641

Re: Up to number 2

I'm cleaning and re-arranging things at the moment so 92 cores and 5 GPUs are offline. They're mainly slower Xeon cores and older GPUs so shouldn't make too much difference when they come back. oh hark at him LOL. making a mint but still down just the 92 cores and 5 gpus. LMFAO. i'm beginning to se...
by bigsinky
Mon Mar 25, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: Up to number 2
Replies: 7
Views: 641

Re: Up to number 2

You should close the gap a bit in the near future, I'm shifting to Amicable and Cosmology after the FB sprint, neither of which pay anywhere near as well as Collatz. Good point though, I could do with getting the rest of my GPUs sorted out and back online, things are getting chilly without them :lo...
by bigsinky
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: Up to number 2
Replies: 7
Views: 641

Re: Up to number 2

naw i don't want you to. another few nvidia cards might do it but i can't see me going anywhere anytime so. winter has past and i don't need the top floor of my house heated as much anymore. About £5 a day to keep these babies going flat to the max.
by bigsinky
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: BOINC: Milestones, Congratulations, UOTD awards
Topic: Up to number 2
Replies: 7
Views: 641

Up to number 2

chasing Mark hard now. another year should do it