[RC5] OGR info
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! :-)
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