Re: Folding@home 2.0

From: Alejandro Dubrovsky (
Date: Sat Nov 24 2001 - 14:54:08 MST

On Sat, 24 Nov 2001 22:37, Eugene Leitl wrote:

> I hope they'll release the sources sometime soon (it's based on
> TINKER). Meanwhile, here's some theory of what your box is actually
> doing:

i don't see them releasing the source code any time soon. They were
"in the process of merging" to release the source over a year ago.
Now, i read the following in their yahoo group list (Admittedly, from
July this year, things might have changed):

vijay wrote:
>We will keep control of the parts most vital for the project's
> integrity: the security and the science. The non-vital stuff
> (screen saver, graphics, sys tray, etc) can be safely GPL'd.
> Siraj has a nice scheme for breaking apart these two parts and
> that's the foundation for 2.0.

so that minimises the use of anything they might release. (In any
case, they haven't released anything at all as of yet AFAIK).

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