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Re: Question on SETI software...

[root@nobleman seti]# ./setiathome -verbose
SETI@home client.
Platform: alpha-compaq-T64Uv4.0d
Version: 3.03

I've been running this for at least a week or two (under Linux).


On Wed, 14 Feb 2001, Gary McKinney wrote:

> Just a quick question for the list....
> I realize this does *not* directly relate to the kernel for alphas but:
> The version 2.4 SETI client had been running on my two alpha machines until
> the SETI program upgraded to version 3.03 (and of course they did not have
> the alpha version ready yet when they switched off the 2.4 version)...
> Has anyone heard when the 3.03 package might be ready or does anyone know a
> good contact for them (did not find an email address to send a request)??
> (they have what appears to be a 3.03 version download for the alpha *BUT*
> either they have used wrong info in the compile - still reports version 2.4
> and tries to connect to the wrong SETI database server) or someone pulled a
> real boo-boo and compiled the wrong version [DUH].... I don't think they did
> a real blunder and just copied the old 2.4 version over and renamed it to
> 3.03 (the date is 05 Feb 2001 on the new file) but one can sometimes
> wonder...
> Since this list has a very diverse group working on the debian alpha project
> I figured someone here may have a contact or two over at the SETI project
> <grin>...
> gm...

Rich Payne
rpayne@alphalinux.org			www.alphalinux.org

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