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I'm 29 years old and live in Germany. I'm working as a software developer and programming is and ever was one of my biggest hobbies.


Work/result buffering problem at CERN
We have had a BOINC CERN side buffer problem over the weekend.
It is being investigated and hopefully soon corrected. Eric.
16 Nov 2015, 9:49:17 UTC · Comment

Another short service interruption
The LHC@home servers will be down for a short while from 6:30 UTC Tuesday 10th November for a database update. 9 Nov 2015, 7:51:18 UTC · Comment

Service interruption tomorrow morning
LHC@home servers will be down for about 1 hour tomorrow morning from 6am UTC, due to an intervention on the database server. 8 Sep 2015, 9:07:23 UTC · Comment

Server interruption 12 UTC
The BOINC server will be down for maintenance for about 30 minutes from 12:00 UTC today.

BOINC clients will back off and return results later once the server is up as usual.

Many thanks for your contributions to LHC@home!
24 Aug 2015, 6:36:43 UTC · Comment

Brief Interruption, Thursday 18th June,2015
There will be a hopefully brief interruption to the service tomorrow
Thursday at 10:30 CST to provide separate NFS servers for SixTrack
and Atlas. The WWW pages should still be accessible and a further
message will be posted when the operation is complete. Eric and Nils.
17 Jun 2015, 16:22:48 UTC · Comment

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