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problems with boinc

Postby canghel » Mon Sep 08, 2008 14:31

Hello! I just install sabayon linux 3.5 and it run fine on my computer. but when i want to run BOINC I can't do that because i was asked for a hostname and a password (somewere in Advanced menu) - the program give me a hint: put at hostname: localhost. but the program can't run he can't conect to the server !

i want to know how can i use my BOINC? how can i start and running ?


thx!
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Re: problems with boinc

Postby wolfden » Mon Sep 08, 2008 15:38

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Re: problems with boinc

Postby Wolfcastle » Sun Sep 21, 2008 19:00

Hi, I had the same problem not being able to connect to the boinc client.
Try this, open /etc/conf.d/boinc and set these options:

USER="root"
GROUP="root"

ALLOW_REMOTE_RPC="yes"

It's possible only one of these options is enough changing but that's what I did and it worked.

Good luck.
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