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Forum: Software 2020-08-07, 17:31
Replies: 575
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Posted By storm5510
I looked through the readme file. There are...

I looked through the readme file. There are extra libraries mentioned which are not in the archive. Any idea where I may find them?

:smile:
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-07, 17:09
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
Changing test types for just a minute. I ran...

Changing test types for just a minute. I ran this:

The bounds, 600,000 and 30,000,000 respectively. Suggested by preda, I reduced the B1 and left B2 at it default. Below was the result of trying...
Forum: Software 2020-08-07, 14:55
Replies: 575
Views: 73,409
Posted By storm5510
That we do. Any idea when George might let...

That we do. Any idea when George might let Prime95 v30 out of its cage? :smile:
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-07, 14:51
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By storm5510
Cost. This has to me a measurement of time. I am...

Cost. This has to me a measurement of time. I am not sure what else it could be.

I looked a George's "Math" page on mersenne.org. Specifically, P-1. It is not written in a way which I can...
Forum: Software 2020-08-06, 23:47
Replies: 575
Views: 73,409
Posted By storm5510
Do not feel bad, this is a daily occurrence for...

Do not feel bad, this is a daily occurrence for me. James made one below. He missed it. I do that one too.



Half the effort from TF and P-1 suggests finishing at lower end-bits and lower...
Forum: Software 2020-08-06, 15:34
Replies: 575
Views: 73,409
Posted By storm5510
I understand what you mean by reevaluated, in...

I understand what you mean by reevaluated, in this case. Their necessity, now that GPU's are becoming more powerful all the time. Recently, I have seen P-1 tests which indicate the exponent was...
Forum: Software 2020-08-06, 13:46
Replies: 575
Views: 73,409
Posted By storm5510
P-1 bounds. Really? I posted a topic about this...

P-1 bounds. Really? I posted a topic about this in the gpuOwl forum group two days ago. It has pretty much been ignored. I pointed out the diversity of what the different programs suggest for...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-06, 13:05
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
In simpler terms, the cofactor is ignored. ...

In simpler terms, the cofactor is ignored.



Leave it to Google to complicate something simple.
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-06, 00:53
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
I reserved two more to actually run. "First PRP...

I reserved two more to actually run. "First PRP tests on Mersenne cofactors." I remember factors being in quotes for ECM's. I had an idea that the number above was similar in purpose.


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Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-05, 23:34
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
The worktodo line said "PRP" only. The result...

The worktodo line said "PRP" only. The result line says "PRP-3." Below is a test I pulled from Primenet for demonstration only. I unreserved it later.

...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-05, 17:44
Replies: 3
Views: 149
Posted By storm5510
Pick Your Poison: P-1 Bounds

My old friend, P-1 bounds, is tasking me again. I have an exponent in the area of 99,8xx,xxx which I am currently running. Below are the apparent default bounds based on the worktodo line:

I...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-05, 15:54
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
"gpuOwl's primenet.py." Python. I do not know...

"gpuOwl's primenet.py." Python. I do not know anything about Python. I prefer Perl. Maybe a compiled binary would be the best way for all, one for Linux and one for Windows.

Until late...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-05, 00:30
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
I ran a wavefront P-1 to test the affects of...

I ran a wavefront P-1 to test the affects of inserting OLD_FFT5 ahead of NEW_FFT8 in my "-use" line. The result was considerable. In previous tests with NEW_FFT8, the runtime for a similar test was...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-08-04, 18:10
Replies: 2,393
Views: 134,698
Posted By storm5510
Could someone elaborate on exactly what CERT is? ...

Could someone elaborate on exactly what CERT is?

I must not have gpuOwl configured properly. For each exponent tested, a checkpoint folder is created using the exponent as the folder name. When...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2020-08-04, 17:44
Replies: 17
Views: 426
Posted By storm5510
Alright, I will take your word for it, and not...

Alright, I will take your word for it, and not belabor the issue. One question though: Where does the extra odd number reside?
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2020-08-04, 14:20
Replies: 17
Views: 426
Posted By storm5510
All of this seems to make something very simple...

All of this seems to make something very simple into something very complex. It is not. If you take them in pairs, (one of each type), the count will be the same for odds and evens, if the counting...
Forum: Lounge 2020-08-04, 01:06
Replies: 108
Views: 7,237
Posted By storm5510
I used to watch a live feed from Dale Hollow...

I used to watch a live feed from Dale Hollow Eagle Cam (http://daleholloweaglecam.net/). Dale Hollow is a large lake which is on the Kentucky/Tennessee state line. A Bald Eagle pair were raising...
Forum: Lone Mersenne Hunters 2020-08-04, 00:47
Replies: 1,587
Views: 130,666
Posted By storm5510
Wow! I had no idea there had been so many. I...

Wow! I had no idea there had been so many. I remember "instantly famous!" None before. :smile:
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-08-04, 00:39
Replies: 1,954
Views: 135,890
Posted By storm5510
Yes I have, and you are correct. If they choose...

Yes I have, and you are correct. If they choose to spend their time and resources doing what they like, then who am I to complain. My apologies. :blush:
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-08-03, 18:24
Replies: 1,954
Views: 135,890
Posted By storm5510
This is somewhat off-topic: "Wildcat factoring." ...

This is somewhat off-topic: "Wildcat factoring." That is a good name for it. I look at recent results and see hundreds of TF's way up. The vast majority are above 900-million. There is no need for...
Forum: Lounge 2020-08-03, 18:11
Replies: 1,456
RIP
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Posted By storm5510
I remember seeing a photo of his first mouse....

I remember seeing a photo of his first mouse. Most of it was wooden. He had to start somewhere.
Forum: Lone Mersenne Hunters 2020-08-03, 18:08
Replies: 1,587
Views: 130,666
Posted By storm5510
This was for GPUto72. I rarely get anything this...

This was for GPUto72. I rarely get anything this size from mfaktc.

"Inane." I thought this was a typo which should have been "insane." Not the case. Google said, "Silly, Stupid."
Forum: Lounge 2020-08-02, 23:45
Replies: 1,456
RIP
Views: 91,727
Posted By storm5510
It is supposed to be Cocoon. Sorry. I had...

It is supposed to be Cocoon. Sorry.

I had forgotten about The Thing from the early 1980's. "Dr. Blair" was his character. A good scene is where MacReady (Kurt Russell) goes out to the tool-shed...
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-08-02, 23:32
Replies: 1,954
Views: 135,890
Posted By storm5510
Primenet seems to still be having intermittent...

Primenet seems to still be having intermittent issues. Example: I have my browser link set to the "Manual Assignment" page. When done there, I have a habit of clicking on "Home." Sometimes, I get...
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-08-02, 18:44
Replies: 1,954
Views: 135,890
Posted By storm5510
That's interesting. The ones I am used to are...

That's interesting. The ones I am used to are all numeric, like 151.134.200.100. IPv6 is hex based, I believe. Mine here are a mix of both. Running ipconfig /all from a command prompt window shows...
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