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Package: boinc-client (7.14.2+dfsg-3)

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core client for the BOINC distributed computing infrastructure

The Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing (BOINC) is a software platform for distributed computing: several initiatives of various scientific disciplines all compete for the idle time of desktop computers. The developers' web site at the University of Berkeley serves as a common portal to the otherwise independently run projects.

This package contains the BOINC core client program that is required to participate in any project that uses BOINC. A central server distributes work units and collects results via this client. When attaching a local machine to a project, this client will also dynamically download the scientific data and executables to be then wrapped by the BOINC core client.

Tags: Field: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, field::mathematics, field::physics, Statistics, Implemented in: implemented-in::c++, interface::commandline, Networking: Client, Network Protocol: HTTP, Role: role::program, use::TODO

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