IRC logs of #boinc for Saturday, 2009-12-19

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01:46 <yoyo[RKN]> &wx sxf

01:46 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: Temperature: 5°F / -15°C | Humidity: 92% | Pressure: 29.80in / 1009hPa | Conditions: Light Snow | Wind Direction: NNE | Wind Speed: 8mph / 13km/h | Updated: 7:20 AM CET; Unknown. High:19 F.; Overcast. Low:13 F.; Overcast. High:15 F.; Scattered Clouds. Low:8 F.; Scattered Clouds. High:26 F.; Chance of Snow. Low:15 F.;

01:46 <yoyo[RKN]> brrrrr, cold, erkan_yilmaz--

01:48 <Erkan_Yilmaz___> indeed, we just have to warm more

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01:50 <erkan_yilmaz--> last years my heater always was damaged at start of winter :-(

01:50 <erkan_yilmaz--> you automatically just want to sleep when it is cold

01:52 <efc> skymap of my last couple years of seti@home WUs.. http://home.earthlink.net/~cottongim/skymap.png

01:54 <erkan_yilmaz--> hello efc

01:55 <erkan_yilmaz--> that means you contributed exploring (some of) the dots?

01:56 <efc> Yeah thats where Arebico was pointed during the various WUs

01:58 <Erkan_Yilmaz> good to see also something visual from work

01:58 <efc> There used to be programs that would let you listen to the WUs

01:59 <efc> meaningless though, its just static

01:59 * Erkan_Yilmaz thinks of Dolphin sounds

01:59 <Erkan_Yilmaz> dont know why that association just appeared in my mind

02:00 <Tank_Master> i cee that ati has new drivers out... 9.12

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02:02 <Erkan_Yilmaz> too fast to shout a good morning :-)

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03:19 <miha> morning

03:23 <miha> latest SVN boinc doesnt compile http://pastebin.com/m4e6ed32e

03:23 <Romulus> Title: pastebin - collaborative debugging tool (at pastebin.com)

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04:22 <miha> morning :D

04:22 <Tank_Master> night

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04:34 <miha> &whatis platform_list

04:34 <Romulus> miha: "platform_list" could be http://boinc.berkeley.edu/download_all.php

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06:07 <miha> ping

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06:34 <erkan_yilmaz--> pong

06:36 <miha> :D

06:36 <miha> what's up

07:02 <up365> &wx 08232

07:02 <Romulus> up365: Temperature: 30.7F / -0.7C | Humidity: 98% | Pressure: 29.56in / 1000.9hPa (Falling) | Conditions: Light Snow | Wind Direction: North | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h ; Today - Snow. Snow may be heavy at times. Snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches. Windy with highs in the lower 30s. Northeast winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.; Tonight - Snow. Snow may (2 more messages)

07:03 <miha> i dont get your obsession with weather here

07:03 <up365> &more

07:03 <Romulus> up365: be heavy at times in the evening. Total snow accumulation of 12 to 18 inches. Very windy with lows in the upper 20s. North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.; Sunday - Cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning. Brisk with highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow 50 percent.; Winter Storm Warning for (1 more message)

07:04 <up365> miha,  stop interrupting ;)

07:04 <up365> &more

07:04 <Romulus> up365: Atlantic County in effect until 6:00 AM EST on December 20, 2009; Coastal Flood Advisory for Atlantic County in effect until 2:00 PM EST on December 19, 2009;

07:04 <miha> lol

07:05 <wdsmia> &wx 50319

07:05 <Romulus> wdsmia: Temperature: 19.5F / -6.9C | Humidity: 91% | Pressure: 30.17in / 1021.6hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Overcast | Wind Direction: NNE | Wind Speed: 7.0mph / 11.3km/h ; Today - Cloudy. Scattered flurries or patchy freezing drizzle through mid morning. No ice accumulation. High in the mid 20s. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.; Tonight - Partly cloudy until early morning then becoming mostly cloudy. (1 more message)

07:05 <wdsmia> &more

07:05 <Romulus> wdsmia: Low around 15. Northwest wind around 5 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.; Sunday - Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light snow until late afternoon. High in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.; Special Weather Statement for Polk County in effect until 4:00 PM CST on December 19, 2009;

07:50 <yoyo[RKN]> &wx sxf

07:50 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: Temperature: 10°F / -12°C | Humidity: 85% | Pressure: 29.74in / 1007hPa | Conditions: Mostly Cloudy | Wind Direction: Variable | Wind Speed: 1mph / 2km/h | Updated: 1:20 PM CET; Overcast. High:15 F.; Partly Cloudy. Low:6 F.; Scattered Clouds. High:26 F.; Chance of Snow. Low:17 F.; Scattered Clouds. High:32 F.; Partly Cloudy. Low:21 F.;

08:01 <miha> so?

08:01 <miha> what's new with the weather :D

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08:04 * wdsmia thows a snowball at miha

08:04 <yoyo[RKN]> its cold

08:10 <miha> that i agree with

08:24 <up365> it's snowing heavy

08:27 <miha> when i looked at BOINC translations i noticed the smaller the nation is, the more likely it is they will translate it :D

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08:47 <xcamel> mornin..

08:47 <miha> hey

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08:54 <xcamel> 9F, but it looks like the big snowstorm might miss..

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10:38 <xcamel> damn it's cold out

10:41 <wdsmia> oh quit your whining :P

10:43 <xcamel> too cold, too early.

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11:34 <CoderForLife> &wx 45140

11:34 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Temperature: 34.1F / 1.2C | Humidity: 90% | Pressure: 29.45in / 997.2hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Light Snow | Wind Direction: NNE | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h ; Rest of Today - Snow late this morning...then snow and rain this afternoon. Additional snow accumulation less than an inch. Highs in the mid 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.; Tonight - (1 more message)

11:35 <CoderForLife> &more

11:35 <Romulus> CoderForLife: Cloudy. Snow showers likely...mainly in the evening. Little if any additional accumulation. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.; Sunday - Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.; Winter Weather Advisory for Hamilton County in effect until 6:00 AM EST on December 20, 2009;

11:38 <CoderForLife> hmm

11:38 <CoderForLife> thank goodness I don't live in the Iowa tundra

11:38 * wdsmia pushes CoderForLife into a crevasse

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11:47 <PovAddict> raining

11:47 <PovAddict> &wx eze

11:47 <Romulus> PovAddict: Temperature: 84°F / 29°C | Humidity: 74% | Pressure: 29.74in / 1007hPa | Conditions: Mostly Cloudy | Wind Direction: NE | Wind Speed: 7mph / 11km/h | Updated: 1:00 PM ART; Chance of a Thunderstorm. High:87 F.; Chance of a Thunderstorm. Low:60 F.; Overcast. High:80 F.; Scattered Clouds. Low:57 F.; Clear. High:80 F.; Clear. Low:60 F.;

11:48 <xcamel> 10-24" of snow for the delmarva... more going up the coast..

11:51 <CoderForLife> Stephen is in Chelmsford this week - driving back to Manchester tomorrow to fly to Dayton for me to pick him up

11:54 <PovAddict> [11:47] <pkern> I refer to incapable MSCE lemmings, but well.

11:54 <PovAddict> [11:48] <MTughan> MSCE? Sorry, never heard that acronym before.

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11:54 <PovAddict> [11:49] <pkern> Sorry MCSE.  I don't know why they spell it that why.

11:54 <PovAddict> [11:49] <pkern> Microsoft Certified Solitaire Engineer

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11:54 <CoderForLife> heh

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11:58 <xcamel> CFL -- good luck..

11:59 <PovAddict> http://www.tomscott.com/weather/starwars/ enter your city :)

11:59 <Romulus> Title: Star Wars Weather Forecast Tom Scott (at www.tomscott.com)

12:37 <RomW> Ah, the good old days, when MCSE actually meant something

12:37 <PovAddict> heh

12:38 <RomW> tat was a long time ago though

12:38 <RomW> that

12:38 <PovAddict> I think he wasn't talking about people with MCSE certifications, just reusing the term to refer to the average Windows lemming

12:38 <RomW> Back before there were any books that you could buy in the book store for it...

12:39 <xcamel> there.. all 3 llamacams back on line an clean.

12:39 <xcamel> 'lo Rom - Happy Holidays!

12:39 <RomW> Happy Holidays

12:39 <xcamel> Merry Christmas too.

12:40 <PovAddict> or "bah humbug" depending on what you think about it

12:40 * PovAddict looks at wdsmia

12:40 <RomW> lol

12:40 * xcamel smacks PoV with a kissing ball

12:40 <RomW> Merry Christmas

12:41 <xcamel> um..er.. maybe not.

12:41 <xcamel> bbiab..

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13:15 <ChristmasCoder> some traditions must remain

13:18 <ChristmasCoder> sure do miss JollyRedGiant and FairyNuff

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14:14 <miha> [Slashdot]     2009-12-19T19:05:00+00:00 : Colliding Auroras Produce Explosions of Light  http://rss.slashdot.org/~r/Slashdot/slashdot/~3/RVIS4BAbOPM/Colliding-Auroras-Produce-Explosions-of-Light

14:14 <Romulus> <http://tinyurl.com/yh8rayz> (at rss.slashdot.org)

14:17 <yoyo[RKN]> rehi

14:17 <miha> hi

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16:50 <TheGasGiant> howdy peeps

16:51 <wdsmia> *lo Paul

16:52 <TheGasGiant> hola Doug

16:52 <TheGasGiant> been meaning to drop by for a while...this quiet Sunday morn appears to be the time....

16:53 <wdsmia> you seem to be keeping the boards active

16:53 <TheGasGiant> all well in the land of BOINCland?

16:53 <TheGasGiant> and how do you get a RAC of over 800k!?

16:54 <TheGasGiant> LOL...I hate it when people talk crap...

16:54 <wdsmia> answer... lots of crunching

16:55 <TheGasGiant> &weather ymml

16:55 <Romulus> TheGasGiant: Temperature: 59°F / 15°C | Humidity: 55% | Pressure: 30.12in / 1020hPa | Conditions: Mostly Cloudy | Wind Direction: SSE | Wind Speed: 10mph / 17km/h | Updated: 8:30 AM EST; Unknown. High:55 F.; Clear. Low:51 F.; Scattered Clouds. High:75 F.; Clear. Low:53 F.; Scattered Clouds. High:78 F.; Scattered Clouds. Low:59 F.;

16:55 <TheGasGiant> great day heading my way

16:56 <wdsmia> hope to improve RAC when I get my HD5870 next week

16:56 <wdsmia> &wx 50319

16:56 * TheGasGiant drools

16:56 <Romulus> wdsmia: Temperature: 26.2F / -3.2C | Humidity: 83% | Pressure: 30.20in / 1022.6hPa (Rising) | Conditions: Haze | Wind Direction: NNE | Wind Speed: 0.0mph / 0.0km/h ; Tonight - Cloudy. Low 15 to 20. Northwest wind around 5 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.; Sunday - Mostly cloudy. Occasional flurries through the day. Patchy freezing drizzle late in the afternoon. No ice accumulation. (1 more message)

16:56 <wdsmia> &more

16:56 <Romulus> wdsmia: High in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.; Sunday Night - Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Low 15 to 20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.; Special Weather Statement for Polk County in effect until 4:00 PM CST on December 19, 2009;

16:57 <TheGasGiant> chilly

16:57 <TheGasGiant> going for a cool mill

16:57 <wdsmia> yup

16:57 <TheGasGiant> the 5870 a xmas pressie to yourself?

16:58 <wdsmia> going for top 20

16:59 * TheGasGiant remembers to remind wife to put tax return in...hoping for a 5870 for himself with the proceeds

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17:07 * TheGasGiant grumbles

17:08 <wdsmia> wb

17:08 <TheGasGiant> thx....

17:09 <xcamel> 'lo GG - Happy Holidays!

17:10 <TheGasGiant> hola Jay, thx.  Same to you

17:12 * XioNYC blinks

17:12 <XioNYC> .o0( What have I been drinking?  I'm hallucinating TGG's returned from hiatus... )

17:12 <TheGasGiant> ;p

17:12 <XioNYC> By, Jove! (pun intended) Greetings!

17:14 <TheGasGiant> currently looking for a cheap  HD set top box for the mother-in-law

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17:17 <TheGasGiant> there we go...$75-$80 should do it

17:17 <efc> Power has been out for 6 hours. Lazy bums.

17:17 <TheGasGiant> heya efc....wow.

17:18 <efc> moo TGG, been a while

17:18 <TheGasGiant> sure has....

17:27 <PovAddict> efc: still out? are you on UPS?

17:30 <efc> came on at 5 PM, had gone out at 11 AM

17:30 <efc> have a UPS on one machine but systems weren't on

17:30 <efc> I think those batteries will only stand a couple cycles, so didn't want to waste them.

17:31 <efc> We had a couple generators going to keep the wood stove blower, fridge, etc going

17:31 <xcamel> 'lo e

17:31 * TheGasGiant has wondered away

17:32 <efc> moo xcamel

17:32 <xcamel> happy holidays to you also..

17:32 <efc> oddly the 3500 watt generator was having trouble starting the fridge

17:32 <xcamel> ah.. pizza here... bbl..

17:36 <PovAddict> efc: http://stuff.povaddict.com.ar/voltage.png

17:36 <PovAddict> still on its daily pattern

17:37 <PovAddict> on 198v right now

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17:44 <efc> The gen was putting out 126 'cept when the fridge tried to start, it would drop to 106 and then give up

17:46 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**11870

17:46 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: Error: The answer exceeded 1.79769313486e+308 or so.

17:47 <PovAddict> heh

17:47 <PovAddict> write your own program with libgmp, yoyo

17:48 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**300 -1

17:48 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: Error: Something in there wasn't a valid number.

17:48 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**300 - 1

17:48 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 1000000000000000052504760255204420248704468581108159154915854115511802457988908195786371375080447864043704443832883878176942523235360430575644792184786706982848387200926575803737830233794788090059368953234970799945081119038967640880074652742780142494579258788820056842838115669472196386865459400540160

17:48 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**10 - 1

17:48 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 9999999999

17:49 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**100 - 1

17:49 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 10000000000000000159028911097599180468360808563945281389781327557747838772170381060813469985856815104

17:49 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**20 - 1

17:49 <efc> nice trend pov

17:49 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 100000000000000000000

17:49 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**15 - 1

17:49 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 999999999999999

17:50 <yoyo[RKN]> &math 10**15 - 1 / 9

17:50 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 1e+15

17:50 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**15 - 1 ) / 9

17:50 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 111111111111111

17:51 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**15 - 1 ) / 9

17:51 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 111111111111111

17:51 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**20 - 1 ) / 9

17:51 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 11111111111111110656

17:51 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**100 - 1 ) / 9

17:51 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 1111111111111111236707039690051523992010195775078303856776083009313066599786287325585068065384562688

17:52 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**300 - 1 ) / 9

17:52 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: 111111111111111116944973361689380027633829842345351017212872679501311384220989799531819041675605318227078271536987097575215835915040047841738310242754078553649820800102952867081981137088309787784374328137218977771675679893218626764452739193642238054953250976535561871426457296608021820762828822282240

17:52 <yoyo[RKN]> &math ( 10**400 - 1 ) / 9

17:52 <Romulus> yoyo[RKN]: Error: The answer exceeded 1.79769313486e+308 or so.

17:55 <PovAddict> 10**308 is as far as it gets

17:56 <PovAddict> why do you need such numbers?

17:56 <ChristmasCoder> hello TheGasGiant

17:56 <ChristmasCoder> I was just wishing earlier today you'd show up =)

17:58 <ChristmasCoder> I changed to the Christmas nick, and was thinking about The Jolly Red Giant and FairyNuff

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17:59 <PovAddict> http://asset.soup.io/asset/0594/7203_34cb_480.jpeg

17:59 <Romulus> <http://tinyurl.com/ylrwo54> (at asset.soup.io)

17:59 <PovAddict> proof there were controlled explosions on the collapsed tower

17:59 <PovAddict> :P

18:00 <ChristmasCoder> back to present wrapping, the final chapter

18:01 * ChristmasCoder wanders off with some scotch tape

18:10 <xcamel> cfl.. llama cams back up..

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18:49 <quail> 'morning

19:01 <ChristmasCoder> looking pretty white there xcamel

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19:07 * XioNYC returns from the deli with a millimeter of snow atop his head

19:14 <ChristmasCoder> got to go out and fill the birdfeeders after a heavy day of traffic

19:14 <ChristmasCoder> gn all

19:18 <XioNYC> g'night

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23:20 <efc> Any special donation drives going for s@h? (Sometimes someone will match donations.)

23:22 <Tank_Master> for any work not done for s@h ill match and not do also

23:22 <Tank_Master> :)

23:22 <PovAddict> \o/

23:26 <efc> Do people not like it anymore?

23:28 <PovAddict> I haven't crunched it in ages

23:29 <PovAddict> heh I'm #668 in the PrimeGrid challenge

23:30 <PovAddict> zombie67 is #15

23:31 <PovAddict> I'm the only TFFE'er in the challenge?

23:35 <miha> i'm trying to finish primegrid 150 hour job before deadline :D

23:35 <efc> I think I'm in there.. or used to be

23:37 <PovAddict> note only a certain Primegrid subproject participates of the challenge

23:37 <PovAddict> you should go to http://www.primegrid.com/prefs.php?subset=project and enable only AP26

23:37 <Romulus> <http://tinyurl.com/ygrah74> (at www.primegrid.com)

23:39 <Tank_Master> i think my team is winning...

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