BOINC add-on software

The following programs complement or enhance BOINC, but were not developed by the BOINC project.

Windows

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Description
BOINC Monitor A desktop gadget that shows the status of running tasks
SETI@home-MapView SETI@home-Mapview creates skymaps for the BOINC projects SETI@home-II, Einstein@home and Astropulse.
BoincLogX BoincLogX creates detailed logfiles for all BOINC projects.
BoincSpy Views BOINC project statistics
SQL Setup for BoincSpy Stores Workunits into SQL database
CPDNSpy Stats/Benchmarkprogram. Only for CPDN!!!
TThrottle TThrottle throttles CPU usage to keep its temperature below a limit you select.
SETI@BOINCWatch(.NET 2.0) A SETI@Home/BOINC client watcher! User statistics powered by BOINCStats. But now built with the .NET environment.
SETI@BOINCWatch A SETI@Home/BOINC client watcher! User statistics powered by BOINCStats
BOINCcalculator Show details of CPDN jobs
SETI@BOINCWatch(.NET) A SETI@Home/BOINC client watcher! User statistics powered by BOINCStats. But now built with the .NET environment.
ThreadMaster Control max CPU usage and prevent overheating (not specific to BOINC)
BES Control max CPU usage and prevent overheating (not specific to BOINC)
SETISpirit SETIspirit is free add-on tool for SETI@home users which provides information about the tasks, the SETI@home project status, workunits and credits, statistic charts and a detailed sky map.
BOINC Client Configuration Windows GUI for editing the client configuration file
BoincTasks An advanced and powerful BOINC GUI
BoincView Advanced BOINC manager for networks

Linux

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Description
BOINCTail BOINCTail displays the status of jobs running in the BOINC environment in a 'tail-like' way.
BOINCSTAT Command line view of BOINC status
SETI@Boinc Tracker SETI@Boinc Tracker is a GUI Client for Tracking Boinc CLI Client!
boinc-suse Init script for SuSE 9.2 and 9.3
boinctui Fullscreen text mode manager for BOINC
rc.boinc (Slackware) rc.boinc - Slackware Startup Script
Diet BOINC A no-graphics, lightweight XScreenSaver compatible alternative for BOINC screen saver
BOINC Monitor Plasmoid to show BOINC status on the KDE desktop
KBoingMgr A Linux/KDE replacement for the standard BOINC Manager
CPU limiter Limits the CPU usage (good for laptops)
BOINCprog A BOINC project progress monitor
MultiTail Multitail shows several simultaneous tails in different curses windows.
Boinctray A system tray application for monitoring the BOINC client
BoincTasks An advanced and powerful BOINC GUI (requires Wine)
Boinc bash script Boinc state displayer
boincctl Script to start boinc at boot time.
boinctop top like view of boinc status

Mac

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Description
BOINCMenubar 2 Mac GUI for BOINC
CPDNSpy Linux/Mac Stats/Benchmarkprogram. Only for CPDN!!!
BOINC Statistics Lets you check BOINC stats from the Mac OS X Dashboard
SETI@Boinc Tracker SETI@Boinc Tracker is a GUI Client for Tracking Boinc CLI Client!
Seti Check Revolutions Boinc state displayer. Only for seti@home!
BoincTasks An advanced and powerful BOINC GUI (requires Wine)

Mobile

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Description
AndroBOINC BOINC graphical interface for Android devices
BoincTasks Mobile BOINC graphical interface for mobile devices (Android, iPhone, iPad)

Web browser toolbars and plugins

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Description
SAH User Statistics An extension for Firefox (works only with 1.0 to 1.5; may work under Mozilla) that displays your stats for SAH
BOINC User Statistics Widget Widget displays statistics for BOINC projects (requires the Yahoo! widget engine)
BOINC Server Status Yahoo! widget adds the BOINC Online Scheduler image to your desktop.
BOINC Statistics Shows your statistics for any BOINC project (requires the Yahoo! widget engine)

Web applications

Add-on
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Description
Forum signature showing jobs in progress A PHP script that generates a forum signature showing jobs in progress
SETI@home/BOINC progress status Show your SETI@home/BOINC progress on your homepage
GOINC GOINC: A Google homepage module for keeping tabs on BOINC.
BOINC Milestones Facebook application that posts credit milestones in your Status
BoincPHP5-GUI Monitor and control Boinc from a web browser
Progress Thru Processors Facebook-based interface to BOINC
Boinc LCS Shows the current state and other information from an unlimited number of BOINC clients connected to the Internet.

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