+- +-
Say hello if visiting :) by Gecko
11 Jan 2023, 07:43:05 pm

Seti is down again by Mike
09 Aug 2017, 10:02:44 am

Some considerations regarding OpenCL MultiBeam app tuning from algorithm view by Raistmer
11 Dec 2016, 06:30:56 am

Loading APU to the limit: performance considerations by Mike
05 Nov 2016, 06:49:26 am

Better sleep on Windows - new round by Raistmer
26 Aug 2016, 02:02:31 pm

Author Topic: BOINC/Setiathome on Kubuntu 7.04 AMD64  (Read 4202 times)

lwrver

  • Guest
BOINC/Setiathome on Kubuntu 7.04 AMD64
« on: 06 Jun 2007, 08:21:11 pm »
I have successfully installed BOINC Manager and Client on Kubuntu version 7.04 for AMD64. I can launch BOINC and connect to the Seti@home project, but when requesting work, I get the messages:

Scheduler Request Succeeded
Message from server: 'x86_64-pc-linux-gnu' Not found

Any idea what this error message means?

Offline Metod, S56RKO

  • Alpha Tester
  • Knight o' The Realm
  • ***
  • Posts: 51
Re: BOINC/Setiathome on Kubuntu 7.04 AMD64
« Reply #1 on: 07 Jun 2007, 06:27:58 am »
Scheduler Request Succeeded
Message from server: 'x86_64-pc-linux-gnu' Not found

Any idea what this error message means?

This message means that Berkeley doesn't know what Berkeley is saying. In short: SAH doesn't know anything about x86_64-pc-linux-gnu, which is official platform designation, but rather supports x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu which is still de-facto platfrom name used by GNU tools for software development (autoconf and friends).

You can get over this hurdle by adopting anonymous platform mechanism, which also allows you to use Simon's optimised project executables.

In future there will be another possibility: a mechanism of alternative platforms was implemented so that if project doesn't support primary (hosts native) platform, it can use alternative one (in your case this would be i386-pc-linux-gnu). This approach requires support from both client and server. Any beta client (5.10.x) supports this, while project servers are a bit slow at adopting new software versions.

 

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?
Members
Total Members: 97
Latest: ToeBee
New This Month: 0
New This Week: 0
New Today: 0
Stats
Total Posts: 59559
Total Topics: 1672
Most Online Today: 32
Most Online Ever: 983
(20 Jan 2020, 03:17:55 pm)
Users Online
Members: 0
Guests: 31
Total: 31
Powered by EzPortal