servers could be busy. but best to follow the HOWTO guide here: http://folding.stanford.edu/FAQ-ATI.html
that is for the GPU client. have to have right drivers, etc... for everything to work properly.
Aye, I tried it without the proper drivers and whatnot, at which point it wouldn't even start properly.
It's acting more like a connection issue.
as to the other poster asking why they are not on the list and how to make it go faster.
1. you must complete a WU to get on the list so it would seem.
2. make it go faster with a more powerful computer.
3. disable EVERYTHING on your computer other then folding and explorer and let it run 24/7
if you have a dual core system, make sure to grab the SMP vs.
but do keep in mind that it is still in beta so will be buggy, and it also has larger WUs.
4. more RAM as it seems to use a lot of ram when it is there for the using.