Go Back   AnandTech Forums > Software > *nix Software

Forums
· Hardware and Technology
· CPUs and Overclocking
· Motherboards
· Video Cards and Graphics
· Memory and Storage
· Power Supplies
· Cases & Cooling
· SFF, Notebooks, Pre-Built/Barebones PCs
· Networking
· Peripherals
· General Hardware
· Highly Technical
· Computer Help
· Home Theater PCs
· Consumer Electronics
· Digital and Video Cameras
· Mobile Devices & Gadgets
· Audio/Video & Home Theater
· Software
· Software for Windows
· All Things Apple
· *nix Software
· Operating Systems
· Programming
· PC Gaming
· Console Gaming
· Distributed Computing
· Security
· Social
· Off Topic
· Politics and News
· Discussion Club
· Love and Relationships
· The Garage
· Health and Fitness
· Merchandise and Shopping
· For Sale/Trade
· Hot Deals
· Free Stuff
· Contests and Sweepstakes
· Black Friday 2013
· Forum Issues
· Technical Forum Issues
· Personal Forum Issues
· Suggestion Box
· Moderator Resources
· Moderator Discussions
   

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 12-05-2012, 01:06 PM   #26
zardthebuilder
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 111
Default

after the reboot and the manager can't find the client, i know the client is working. i reinstalled the manager and see tasks that have been working. in theory, i don't need the manager, but it's awkward to not see what is going on.

also, i just noticed an interesting detail that i missed before. when i try to install 7.0.28, 7.0.27 gets installed. i manually type the commands, so i know i typed the correct 7.0.28 version. i searched the BOINC forums and i am not the only person with this problem. unfortunately, no fix was provided. so, maybe when i thought i installed the BOINC 7.0.28 64-bit version, Kubuntu overrode my commands and installed the 7.0.27 32-bit version that came with Kubuntu. weird.

maybe i'll test a live DVD of Linux Mint KDE. or just Kubuntu 32-bit.
zardthebuilder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-05-2012, 03:50 PM   #27
edfcmc
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2001
Posts: 522
Default

I'm checking out pinguy OS (a Ubuntu derivative) for use on a relative's machine given my dislike of the unity interface.

check it out here in case you want the link:

http://pinguyos.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinguy_OS

-update-
well not what i expected. had multiple issues on two different computers.I am going to check the pinguy forums and see if I can easily resolve.

Last edited by edfcmc; 12-05-2012 at 10:18 PM. Reason: update
edfcmc is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:55 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.