Trouble with F@H

Discussion in 'Distributed Computing' started by raysfan81, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. macrumors 6502a

    raysfan81

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    #1
    On windows I had no problems I was up and running in a sec but on all of the macs I've tried to install it on I get this message in the log:


    [22:37:45] - Ask before connecting: No
    [22:37:45] - User name: ********** (Team 3446)
    [22:37:45] - User ID not found locally
    [22:37:45] + Requesting User ID from server
    [22:37:45] - Machine ID: 1
    [22:37:45]
    [22:37:45] Work directory not found. Creating...
    [22:37:45] Could not open work queue, generating new queue...
    [22:37:45] + Benchmarking ...
    [22:37:51] The benchmark result is 1484
    [22:37:51] - Preparing to get new work unit...
    [22:37:51] + Attempting to get work packet
    [22:37:51] - Connecting to assignment server
    [22:37:52] - Successful: assigned to (0.0.0.0).
    [22:37:52] + News From Folding@Home: Welcome to Folding@Home
    [22:37:52] Work Unit has an invalid address.
    [22:37:52] - Error: Attempt #1 to get work failed, and no other work to do.
    Waiting before retry.
    [22:38:06] + Attempting to get work packet
    [22:38:06] - Connecting to assignment server
    [22:38:06] - Successful: assigned to (0.0.0.0).
    [22:38:06] + News From Folding@Home: Welcome to Folding@Home
    [22:38:06] Work Unit has an invalid address.
    [22:38:06] - Error: Attempt #2 to get work failed, and no other work to do.
    Waiting before retry.


    Any ideas
     
  2. macrumors P6

    twoodcc

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    #2
    first off, what system do you have and which client did you download?
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 6502a

    raysfan81

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    #3
    Oops forgot. Its a 400 mhz G4 running panther and im using Mac OS X Graphical client (PPC) 5.02
     
  4. macrumors P6

    twoodcc

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    #4
    well i'm not that familiar with the PPC client. i would suggest trying a console client if there is one though. try it and see if you can get it to work. let us know how it goes
     

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