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Message 448 - Posted: 13 Oct 2019, 3:19:14 UTC

The current batch of WUs take less that twenty minutes to run on my machine anything longer than that results in error. So I abort the longer WUs so save my computer wasted processing time.

Also nanoHUB's setup of VirtualBox is a resource hog that I would like to minimize on my computer as it stands I set my machine up to limit the project to only two WUs at a time.
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Message 453 - Posted: 16 Oct 2019, 20:09:09 UTC - in response to Message 448.  

The current batch of WUs take less that twenty minutes to run on my machine anything longer than that results in error. So I abort the longer WUs so save my computer wasted processing time.

They probably choose a time limit so that the slower machines can finish them. But that wastes time on the faster machines when errors occur.
I think they should shorten the timeout. Catering to the lowest common denominator is probably not the most efficient use of resources.
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Message 454 - Posted: 18 Oct 2019, 13:46:37 UTC

FIX THE VALIDATE ERROR(s)!

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Message 455 - Posted: 18 Oct 2019, 15:05:39 UTC - in response to Message 454.  
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FIX THE VALIDATE ERROR(s)!

It seems that the Windows machines do not validate. A large number of your validate errors have validated OK on Linux machines.
And I have never gotten a validate error that I can see on my Ubuntu machines; only "Error while computing", and not too many of them recently.

So they need to adjust their validator (or app) accordingly.

PS: Are you overclocking? That will kill any science project.
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Message 456 - Posted: 19 Oct 2019, 5:01:09 UTC - in response to Message 455.  

.....PS: Are you overclocking? That will kill any science project.

NO overclock on any of my PC's.

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Message 565 - Posted: 22 Jun 2020, 20:54:25 UTC

Hi!
Nice to have you back!

On my machines nanoHUB is running as before: Lots of valid tasks, some invalid tasks.
What I also want to mention is that your server is still keeping all those old tasks in the database, so having a look at my tasks is taking several dozen seconds before the first page comes up. I still think it might be a good idea to get those older results out of it and push them somewhere else.
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Greetings, Jens
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