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Moved XXL workunits (< 72h) to S

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Message 285 - Posted: 1 Jan 2013, 19:37:16 UTC

Since we are running out of S (short) workunits I moved some shorter XXL workunits to S workunits. This means, that S workunits run now up to 3 days.
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Message 286 - Posted: 9 Jan 2013, 7:24:33 UTC

This is bad. My computer is slow and can not work the whole day and it is impossible to reach the checkpoint.
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Message 311 - Posted: 28 Jan 2013, 23:34:05 UTC - in response to Message 286.  

I agree this opinion. S or XXL is not important. Can't reboot my PC is important. My XXL workunit is running over 1200 hours (50 days) worked Intel Core i7 2700K. I can not reboot my PC yet Windows. It is no problem if this workunit couninued quitting point when I reboot my PC. I do not want to help and donate wrong project. I stop to get new workunit from this project.
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Message 312 - Posted: 3 Feb 2013, 15:08:52 UTC - in response to Message 285.  

This is bad, because... I had previously changed my settings to not get XXL work units (since I restart my machine often and didn't want to waste all the resources)...

Now you are forcing me to disable the S workunits as well, for the same reason.

A better approach would have been to create a new category for these "medium" workunits (so I could disable mediums while leaving S's enabled)... or to actually implement checkpointing!

I would have preferred a solution that didn't force me to stop doing all work for your project.
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