^^ Package definition of boinc-client

Package

boinc-client

Source

boinc

Version

7.6.33+dfsg-12

Architecture

amd64

Maintainer

Debian BOINC Maintainers

Installed-Size

1381

Depends

  • adduser
  • ca-certificates
  • lsb-base (>= 3.0-6)
  • libboinc7 (= 7.6.33+dfsg-12)
  • debconf (>= 0.5)
  • debconf-2.0
  • init-system-helpers (>= 1.18~)
  • python:any
  • libc6 (>= 2.15)
  • libcurl3 (>= 7.16.2)
  • libgcc1 (>= 1:3.3.1)
  • libstdc++6 (>= 5.2)
  • libx11-6
  • libxss1
  • zlib1g (>= 1:1.1.4)

Suggests

  • boinc-client-opencl
  • boinc-client-nvidia-cuda
  • boinc-manager
  • x11-xserver-utils

Section

net

Priority

optional

Homepage

Description

core client for the BOINC distributed computing infrastructure

The Berkeley Open Infrastructure for Network Computing (BOINC) is asoftware platform for distributed computing: several initiatives ofvarious scientific disciplines all compete for the idle time ofdesktop computers. The developers' web site at the University ofBerkeley serves as a common portal to the otherwise independently runprojects..This package contains the BOINC core client program that is requiredto participate in any project that uses BOINC. A central serverdistributes work units and collects results via this client. Whenattaching a local machine to a project, this client will alsodynamically download the scientific data and executables to be thenwrapped by the BOINC core client.

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