[RC5] OGR info

Mike Henry dnetc at mrtickle.demon.co.uk
Fri Jul 20 19:08:26 EDT 2001


On Fri, 20 Jul 2001 09:47:39 -0500, you wrote:

>The fact is, we are still getting OGR-24 work back from some extremely slow 
>clients.  We don't especially want to throw away the work they are doing by 
>letting someone else finish it first, though at some point it will become 
>necessary to "fish or cut bait" as they say.

Yep. I think we have reached that point now.

>It could be some of these are a 
>result of people downloading too much work for too slow a computer. 

If that's the case it is the result of the client's default settings
being far too high. On my machine I watched in horror as it downloaded
something like 24 blocks, which took a MONTH to finish!

>This being said, I've been trying to coax Daa to generate the information we 
>need to update the OGR percent-done figures (it's not automatic), and we're 
>talking about passing out OGR-24 work again.

Jolly good! :-)

Mike

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