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Forum: Software 2020-09-21, 02:20
Replies: 328
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 16,385
Posted By retina
I have no problem doing cert verification work....

I have no problem doing cert verification work. But I am unhappy that it interrupts current work in progress.

Can there be, or is there, a setting to only start cert verifications when a previous...
Forum: Software 2020-09-20, 03:41
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By retina
This has nothing to do with MS support or...

This has nothing to do with MS support or updates, or lack thereof, for the older OSes. It is the build settings (or the build system) for P95 that won't produce exe files to run on WinXP.
Forum: Software 2020-09-18, 07:29
Replies: 10
Views: 276
Posted By retina
Yes, PRP tests are good because of the more...

Yes, PRP tests are good because of the more robust error checking. But let's be clear here, it can't correct errors, it only detects errors (with high probability) and redoes computations from a...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2020-09-15, 09:41
Replies: 12
Views: 285
Posted By retina
Given that the number you posted is divisible by...

Given that the number you posted is divisible by 2 then that means you are correct, it isn't part of any prime sequence. :tu:

Can I now also guess an even number and claim that it doesn't belog...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-15, 03:30
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
So you are saying that as long as someone has had...

So you are saying that as long as someone has had a cold at some point in the past then they will be fine coping with COVID-19, it will just be an annoyance for them? And those 927k dead people were...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-15, 00:06
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
Our biological systems respond to stresses and...

Our biological systems respond to stresses and injuries by directing resources into strengthening the affected areas; to save energy and use available resources wisely. So yes, continually exposing...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-14, 14:10
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,218
Posted By retina
The article mentions solar and atomic as...

The article mentions solar and atomic as potential energy sources. When the thing is heavier move it left, and when it is lighter move it right. So even if energy is transferred from a battery then...
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-14, 13:34
Replies: 9
Views: 473
Posted By retina
You fell for the clickbait.:razz:Still not final.

You fell for the clickbait.:razz:Still not final.
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-14, 13:10
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,218
Posted By retina
It would also suggest that a capacitor will be...

It would also suggest that a capacitor will be heavier when charged than without charge, since the energy stored is supposedly higher. Same for an inductor and the magnetic field. And I guess also...
Forum: Factoring 2020-09-10, 13:56
Replies: 12
Views: 556
Posted By retina
Running this code is a fantastic way to waste...

Running this code is a fantastic way to waste power/time/money/energy. :tu:

Random TF for this number is pointless. And trying to "optimise" a scripting language is equally pointless.

You need...
Forum: Alberico Lepore 2020-09-10, 09:48
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By retina
That is your equation, you invented it. So you...

That is your equation, you invented it. So you should be the one to understand it. I have no idea what you are trying to do, it all looks like nonsense to me.

It's up to you to show us how you...
Forum: Alberico Lepore 2020-09-10, 08:37
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By retina
Good. So why all this useless N=65 stuff?Well go...

Good. So why all this useless N=65 stuff?Well go on then, have at it.
Forum: Alberico Lepore 2020-09-10, 07:25
Replies: 22
Views: 1,055
Posted By retina
What? Back to this uselessness again! I...

What? Back to this uselessness again!

I thought you had promoted yourself to 18 digit numbers. What happened to that?
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-09, 13:32
Replies: 1,280
Views: 52,293
Posted By retina
I'm fairly sure that a conviction of rape...

I'm fairly sure that a conviction of rape involves more than just monetary rewards for the victim. The perp usually also gets some quality time with Chad in the local lock-up.

So if found guilty...
Forum: Software 2020-09-07, 22:43
Replies: 35
Views: 831
Posted By retina
For comparison. I run all my systems at 95C 24/7...

For comparison. I run all my systems at 95C 24/7 without any problem.

Don't worry about temps under 100C, the silicon can handle it fine. Human fingers are a different matter though, don't touch...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-06, 11:18
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,218
Posted By retina
Not sure if this all just pure woo, but ... ...

Not sure if this all just pure woo, but ...

https://www.wired.com/story/mach-effect-thrusters-interstellar-travel/
Forum: Software 2020-09-06, 08:24
Replies: 10
Views: 279
Posted By retina
Isolate and test each part separately. Pare...

Isolate and test each part separately.

Pare it down to a minimal setup.
One RAM stick. Test.
The other RAM stick. Test.
Both RAM sticks. Test.
With a GPU. Test.
With an HDD. Test.
etc.
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-05, 08:30
Replies: 1,029
Views: 58,325
Posted By retina
Yes, but which one was the success? ...

Yes, but which one was the success?

:jokedrum:
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-04, 13:23
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
Yes.[/QUOTE]When will we have it? If it is...

Yes.[/QUOTE]When will we have it?

If it is five years away then you want to stay scared until then?

Yes, because Trump says so. :wink:[/QUOTE]Touché.
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-04, 03:35
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
Do you have a lot of confidence in that claim? ...

Do you have a lot of confidence in that claim?

We still haven't found a vaccine for HIV and many other viruses.
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-04, 01:13
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
I remember at the start of the covid-19 panic...

I remember at the start of the covid-19 panic that most countries stated that they needed to "flatten the curve" to reduce the peak load on the care facilities. But now the focus seems to have...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-03, 23:53
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,414
Posted By retina
If that room is on the spacecraft that is going...

If that room is on the spacecraft that is going to the Moon then I choose not to go.
Forum: Puzzles 2020-09-03, 06:54
Replies: 22
Views: 1,595
Posted By retina
So this is just nontransitive dice...

So this is just nontransitive dice (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nontransitive_dice) in disguise, right?
Forum: FactorDB 2020-09-01, 09:28
Replies: 3
Views: 329
Posted By retina
There is a duplicate entry: ...

There is a duplicate entry:
http://factordb.com/index.php?id=1100000000902314000
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-08-31, 22:12
Replies: 20
Views: 1,159
Posted By retina
You fell for the hype. They don't know...

You fell for the hype.

They don't know everything. They just want you to think that so that you will give up more thinking they would already know anyway.

Stop feeding the machine. It only wins...
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