mersenneforum.org  

Go Back   mersenneforum.org > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.37 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: retina
Forum: Science & Technology 2022-09-25, 06:04
Replies: 58
Views: 7,837
Posted By retina
I've heard this type of comment many times. ...

I've heard this type of comment many times.

Someone asks: "I'm vaccinated, how come I still got Covid?"

It would be similar to asking: "I wore a seat belt, how come I still had an accident?"
Forum: jzakiya 2022-09-24, 14:18
Replies: 111
Views: 26,525
Posted By retina
Yes, I meant to reply to jzakiya. I pressed...

Yes, I meant to reply to jzakiya. I pressed "Quote" on the wrong post. :redface:
Forum: jzakiya 2022-09-24, 13:08
Replies: 111
Views: 26,525
Posted By retina
It doesn't matter how "obvious" it is (or isn't)....

It doesn't matter how "obvious" it is (or isn't).

Without a proof you have nothing.

So prove it.
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-22, 05:21
Replies: 1,038
Views: 120,180
Posted By retina
When I was a lad we didn't even 'ave screens. We...

When I was a lad we didn't even 'ave screens. We 'ad to listen for the screams of a young boy being poked by a lever when the program finished. And we 'ad that boy count the rotations of the shaft to...
Forum: Proth Prime Search 2022-09-22, 05:13
Replies: 73
Views: 2,093
Posted By retina
I threw a fair die and it came up 2. Can't...

I threw a fair die and it came up 2.

Can't get more random than that.
Forum: Soap Box 2022-09-21, 08:23
Replies: 405
Views: 21,961
Posted By retina
Is Russia a union? There was the USSR long ago,...

Is Russia a union? There was the USSR long ago, that was a union.

I've only seen it stated as the Russian Federation since the USSR collapse.
Forum: Proth Prime Search 2022-09-20, 06:20
Replies: 73
Views: 2,093
Posted By retina
It's very tricky to find. But just for you I...

It's very tricky to find. But just for you I found it.

https://mersenneforum.org/search.php

Good luck.
Forum: Proth Prime Search 2022-09-19, 12:06
Replies: 73
Views: 2,093
Posted By retina
If this upsets you too much then you can ask for...

If this upsets you too much then you can ask for your money back, and move to a different product that has tests you find more to your liking.

Alternatively, if no product suits your desires then...
Forum: Factoring 2022-09-12, 12:20
Replies: 106
Views: 8,453
Posted By retina
Yeah, you are 100% correct. Instead we...

Yeah, you are 100% correct.

Instead we should be TFing RSA-1024 (and ECMing also). It's smaller so it should be really easy. :razz:

I think you missed the trailing razz emoji in your quote. I...
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-12, 00:23
Replies: 5
Views: 216
Posted By retina
I'm not sure why you would expect Google to be...

I'm not sure why you would expect Google to be accurate about these things. :confused:

If there are no businesses out there sending money to Google to advertise themselves on the map then Google...
Forum: Data 2022-09-11, 03:52
Replies: 3,631
Views: 365,096
Posted By retina
Quite probably. Thankfully it is not a big...

Quite probably.

Thankfully it is not a big deal. It happens when it happens.
Forum: Programming 2022-09-10, 22:44
Replies: 20
Views: 1,795
Posted By retina
I didn't see the OP state any desire to be...

I didn't see the OP state any desire to be competitive with the speed of P95. This appears to be only your (unasked for?) requirement placed on the OP.
Forum: Factoring 2022-09-10, 22:35
Replies: 106
Views: 8,453
Posted By retina
There is no such thing as a logical core. All...

There is no such thing as a logical core. All cores are physically implemented. Perhaps you mean 12 cores running 24 threads.
Forum: GMP-ECM 2022-09-10, 12:37
Replies: 35
Views: 8,715
Posted By retina
Man is not the opposite of female. Plus the...

Man is not the opposite of female.

Plus the LGBQTRXWKZSTFUWTFBBQ stuff complicates things somewhat.
Forum: Factoring 2022-09-09, 05:11
Replies: 19
Views: 879
Posted By retina
Appears to be 32-bit wrap around. Or signed being...

Appears to be 32-bit wrap around. Or signed being shown as unsigned, or something. But otherwise it is the correct result.

D−2³² = 1² + 4Q

It might just be a display error. Or it might also...
Forum: Factoring 2022-09-08, 04:24
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By retina
Very cheap. :tu: So RSA-2048 will obviously...

Very cheap. :tu:

So RSA-2048 will obviously be $8e8 to $8e9, right, twice the cost. Let's do it.

Something something exponential something. Please don't spoil my dream.
Forum: Factoring 2022-09-07, 07:42
Replies: 13
Views: 565
Posted By retina
How much for RSA-1024...

How much for RSA-1024 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSA_numbers#RSA-1024)?

And for RSA-2048?
Forum: FactorDB 2022-09-04, 06:42
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By retina
No. http://factordb.com/index.php?query=666

No.

http://factordb.com/index.php?query=666
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-04, 04:14
Replies: 65
Views: 9,068
Posted By retina
But it can be factored, as some of your quotes...

But it can be factored, as some of your quotes clearly state. So you contradicted yourself. Good job. :tu:

Perhaps your troll post will motivate someone to "prove you wrong"? We can't have someone...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2022-09-02, 22:36
Replies: 7
Views: 321
Posted By retina
Two parabolas cannot be parallel to each other,...

Two parabolas cannot be parallel to each other, that is true if they are not the same.

Bézier curves have been studied extensively. A degree two Bézier curve is a parabolic section, and constant...
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-02, 11:55
Replies: 1,241
Views: 147,889
Posted By retina
Just for a laugh, although not the type usually...

Just for a laugh, although not the type usually given by this thread. I went the the register (https://stargazerslounge.com/register/) page.

Ii turns out that I can't sign up because of the...
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-02, 11:43
Replies: 1,241
Views: 147,889
Posted By retina
Nope. It is the practice of asking to blindly...

Nope. It is the practice of asking to blindly register for something. I have no idea what to expect. Good stuff? Bad stuff? Boring stuff? "Socialised" stuff? For a single purpose, to read a single...
Forum: Soap Box 2022-09-02, 03:32
Replies: 428
Views: 73,261
Posted By retina
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2022/08/smartdrys-...

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2022/08/smartdrys-useful-laundry-sensor-to-be-cloud-bricked-next-month/ Whenever you see the adjective "smart", turn around and nope your way outa there, it's...
Forum: Lounge 2022-09-02, 03:14
Replies: 1,241
Views: 147,889
Posted By retina
Yuck. :yucky:Not willing. :no:

Yuck. :yucky:Not willing. :no:
Forum: Lounge 2022-08-26, 04:23
Replies: 418
Views: 75,103
Posted By retina
What issue? This whole thread is just for...

What issue?

This whole thread is just for bragging rights. The best guesser (i.e. the "winner") isn't going to be sent money, the nuclear launch codes0, or indeed anything at all.

0 Psst, the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
All times are UTC. The time now is 14:28.


Tue Sep 27 14:28:20 UTC 2022 up 40 days, 11:56, 0 users, load averages: 1.50, 1.65, 1.62

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

This forum has received and complied with 0 (zero) government requests for information.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
A copy of the license is included in the FAQ.

≠ ± ∓ ÷ × · − √ ‰ ⊗ ⊕ ⊖ ⊘ ⊙ ≤ ≥ ≦ ≧ ≨ ≩ ≺ ≻ ≼ ≽ ⊏ ⊐ ⊑ ⊒ ² ³ °
∠ ∟ ° ≅ ~ ‖ ⟂ ⫛
≡ ≜ ≈ ∝ ∞ ≪ ≫ ⌊⌋ ⌈⌉ ∘ ∏ ∐ ∑ ∧ ∨ ∩ ∪ ⨀ ⊕ ⊗ 𝖕 𝖖 𝖗 ⊲ ⊳
∅ ∖ ∁ ↦ ↣ ∩ ∪ ⊆ ⊂ ⊄ ⊊ ⊇ ⊃ ⊅ ⊋ ⊖ ∈ ∉ ∋ ∌ ℕ ℤ ℚ ℝ ℂ ℵ ℶ ℷ ℸ 𝓟
¬ ∨ ∧ ⊕ → ← ⇒ ⇐ ⇔ ∀ ∃ ∄ ∴ ∵ ⊤ ⊥ ⊢ ⊨ ⫤ ⊣ … ⋯ ⋮ ⋰ ⋱
∫ ∬ ∭ ∮ ∯ ∰ ∇ ∆ δ ∂ ℱ ℒ ℓ
𝛢𝛼 𝛣𝛽 𝛤𝛾 𝛥𝛿 𝛦𝜀𝜖 𝛧𝜁 𝛨𝜂 𝛩𝜃𝜗 𝛪𝜄 𝛫𝜅 𝛬𝜆 𝛭𝜇 𝛮𝜈 𝛯𝜉 𝛰𝜊 𝛱𝜋 𝛲𝜌 𝛴𝜎𝜍 𝛵𝜏 𝛶𝜐 𝛷𝜙𝜑 𝛸𝜒 𝛹𝜓 𝛺𝜔