Install BOINC on a Pi

  1. Update software with sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get upgrade
  2. Install Bonic with sudo apt-get install boinc
  3. Connect to account manager with boinccmd –join_acct_mgr URL name password

State queries

Show CPU/GPU/network run modes and network connection status (version 6.12+)
Show complete client state
Show tasks
Show projects and active tasks
Show file transfers
Show status of all projects
List URLs of attached projects, one per line
Show disk usage by project
Get proxy settings
–get_messages seqno
Show messages with sequence numbers beyond the given seqno
Show host info
–version, -V