[RC5] OGR-25

Bernd Kuehl bernd at informatik.Uni-Osnabrueck.DE
Thu Mar 15 18:38:31 EST 2001


Ok and thanks.

Bernd
> Hi, Bernd.
> 
> I'm bwilson at distributed.net.  I work on the stats, but I'll share what I
> know about OGR progress issues.
>
> The graph you've seen is updated by daa, and is based on the number of
> stubs we have to hand out and the number we have returned.  The graph is
> not automated because, unlike RC5-64, the stub inventory cannot be easily
> calculated automatically.  I don't know the technical details, but they
> tell me that it's just not stored in a format where the counts can be
> determined easily.  Further complicating the matter is the two-pass method
> we're using for all OGR projects.  I'm not sure, but I think he has to
> calculate the pass-two statistics by counting stubs that have been
> returned more than once in the project.  Rejecting work from early buggy
> versions of the OGR client may also be a hindrance, though that data may
> be filtered out by the proxies these days.
>
> Because of all these factors, the graphs must be updated manually, and it
> takes a certain amount of effort on daa's part to do it.  He's been
> focussing his time on getting the new stats SQL server ready, as well as
> the responsibilities of his day job working for United Devices.  I tend to
> agree that the graph needs to be updated, but I must defer to daa on the
> allocation of his time.
>
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> 03/15/2001 10:19
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>
>         To:     rc5 at lists.distributed.net
>         cc:     (bcc: Bruce Wilson/Chicago/MP/RSMi)
>         Subject:        Re: [RC5] OGR-25
>
>
>
>> Hi!
>>
>> When will OGR-25 approximately be finished? The last update of the graph
>> showing how much percent of OGR-25 is done was in dezember ...
>>
>> greetings, moritz..
>
> Let me summarize:
>
> We get no response regarding the status of ogr-24.
>
> I (via personal email) and Mr. Kunze (via mail to the list) mentioned the
> broken graphic for ogr-25. Nothing happened.
>
> So once again official d.net members: Please answer our question. What is
> the status of ogr-24 and ogr-25?
>
> If I get no response, I think I will change to seti oder some other
> distributed computing. I spend a lot of time to manage the clients running
> on >30 machines with 5 different operating systems. This all for nothing?
> No.
>
> Bernd Kuehl
> bernd at informatik.uni-osnabrueck.de
>
> PS Sorry for the hard words. But I think after all inquiries with no
> responses from dnet, it is time for this.
>
> PPS If i missed an answer from dnet regarding the status of ogr-24, please
> forget this mail and accept my apology.
>
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