BOINC 7.6.22 Description:
BOINC is an open source, cross-platform and freely distributed command-line tool that lets anyone to donate their idle computer time to scientific research projects, such as SETI@home, Rosetta@home, World Community Grid, Climateprediction.net, and many others. Once installed, the BOINC software can be connected to as many of these projects as you like. Among other supported scientific research projects, we can mention Einstein@home, LHC@home, Predictor@home, Cell Computing biomedical research, and World Community Grid. For your convenience, the BOINC application is primarily distributed as pre-build binary files in the .sh format, which must be extracted on a folder of your choice with the “sh boinc_x.x.xx_x86_64-pc-linux-gnu.sh” command (without quotes), where x.x.xx is the version number.