Do something GOOD! with your PC – BOINC on RHEL/Fedora/Centos!

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Boinc

BOINC is an open-source software platform for computing using volunteered resources, Use the idle time on your computer (Windows, Mac, or Linux) to cure diseases, study global warming, discover pulsars, and do many other types of scientific research.

Install BOINC

[code lang=”bash”]yum install boinc-client boinc-manager
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Start service

 

Start service with:

[code lang=”bash”]service boinc-client start

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Set to auto load on startup with:

[code lang=”bash”]chkconfig boinc-client on

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Use the Boinc-Manger GUI to setup your account and add the projects you like.. and you actually do something GOOD!!!