install World Community Grid on a headless Ubuntu Server



sudo apt-get aptitude install boinc-client (you can also download it from wcg and install)

find your account key:

boinccmd --lookup_account username password

You should get a response something like this dfb74c9b9…

attach to your project

boinccmd --project_attach dfb74c....

if you want to verify your attached enter the following command:

boinccmd --get_state

Futher resources: daemon_after_boot