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Forum: Software 2020-07-10, 14:47
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By storm5510
I am running everything in this setup on a SSD. I...

I am running everything in this setup on a SSD. I do not know the layout, so just for the sake of argument, I will refer to it as a mechanical. The boot record is in Sector 0. Among everything in...
Forum: Software 2020-07-10, 00:05
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By storm5510
WSL1 most likely as this is v1909. I believe...

WSL1 most likely as this is v1909. I believe WSL2 is a v2004 feature and also requires a VM setup as well.



All the files are visible in both environments. I only modify three: prime.txt,...
Forum: Lone Mersenne Hunters 2020-07-09, 15:34
Replies: 1,562
Views: 127,765
Posted By storm5510
UID: storm5510/7700_Kaby_Lake, M7755521 has a...

UID: storm5510/7700_Kaby_Lake, M7755521 has a factor: 105137409539055148931876353 (P-1, B1=370000, B2=8140000, E=6)

86.442 bits.

This is not a record here, or for me. However, it is the first...
Forum: Software 2020-07-09, 14:04
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By storm5510
MPrime with Windows 10 Linux Subsystem

Getting all this set up was a learning experience. After loosening a few teeth I managed to get it all working properly. Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is the Linux side. I had to cheat a bit to get all the...
Forum: Prime Wiki 2020-07-08, 13:46
Replies: 176
Sticky: Prime-Wiki
Views: 12,910
Posted By storm5510
This is why I advocated using the Wiki so firmly...

This is why I advocated using the Wiki so firmly a while back. It appeared at the time that many of the members seemed disinterested in using it and would continue to post their results only in the...
Forum: Software 2020-07-08, 00:21
Replies: 19
Views: 1,503
Posted By storm5510
Old slow machines. I have a Core2Duo on my...

Old slow machines. I have a Core2Duo on my kitchen table. I have used it for sieving Riesel candidates and it does fairly well with that as the program(s) do not demand much CPU power, basically...
Forum: Prime Wiki 2020-07-08, 00:05
Replies: 176
Sticky: Prime-Wiki
Views: 12,910
Posted By storm5510
I really do not see how you are doing this all on...

I really do not see how you are doing this all on your own. The challenge of collecting data from various places and consolidating it in one area is beyond monumental. If I had to do this, I believe...
Forum: Software 2020-07-07, 17:48
Replies: 19
Views: 1,503
Posted By storm5510
No, P-1. It can accept P-1 work lines which will...

No, P-1. It can accept P-1 work lines which will run in Prime95. Previous versions were case sensitive regarding "PFactor" vs. "Pfactor" It may run the alternate form, "Pminus1," as well. I...
Forum: Prime Wiki 2020-07-07, 17:31
Replies: 176
Sticky: Prime-Wiki
Views: 12,910
Posted By storm5510
There are several links in this thread. Which...

There are several links in this thread. Which post number are you referring to?

Thank you! :smile:
Forum: Prime Wiki 2020-07-07, 14:12
Replies: 176
Sticky: Prime-Wiki
Views: 12,910
Posted By storm5510
These are nice additions. Dozenal? I have...

These are nice additions.

Dozenal? I have never seen this before.

Proth: There appears to be two types in the Wiki: k*2^n+1 and k*3^n+1. Neither seems to attract much attention. Their...
Forum: Software 2020-07-07, 13:39
Replies: 19
Views: 1,503
Posted By storm5510
Thank you for the reply. I recognize part of the...

Thank you for the reply. I recognize part of the quoted text. It is from undoc.txt.

In the distant past, a somewhat earlier version of Prime95 would refuse to assign ID's to exponent tests at a...
Forum: Software 2020-07-07, 13:14
Replies: 19
Views: 1,503
Posted By storm5510
Is there a hard-coded ceiling in Prime95 which...

Is there a hard-coded ceiling in Prime95 which prohibits the number of assignments from going beyond that point?

The reason I ask: I am working on some exponents from James Heinrich's project. I...
Forum: Lounge 2020-07-06, 16:23
Replies: 1,419
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Views: 88,571
Posted By storm5510
The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, Once Upon A Time...

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly, Once Upon A Time In The West and many others with Sergio Leone.
Forum: Lounge 2020-07-06, 16:15
Replies: 796
Views: 71,635
Posted By storm5510
I believe this would work just fine....

I believe this would work just fine. :missingteeth:
Forum: Riesel Prime Search 2020-07-01, 23:28
Replies: 361
Views: 32,817
Posted By storm5510
Unless I am way behind, the only form gpuOwl will...

Unless I am way behind, the only form gpuOwl will accept would be k = 1. There was no way to specify a higher k the last time I looked at it. It would be nice if it would.
Forum: Riesel Prime Search 2020-06-29, 13:20
Replies: 361
Views: 32,817
Posted By storm5510
There is a link for an older CPU version, but not...

There is a link for an older CPU version, but not the one above. :confused:
Forum: Riesel Prime Search 2020-06-28, 15:38
Replies: 361
Views: 32,817
Posted By storm5510
Not everyone has, or wants, access to YoYo@home....

Not everyone has, or wants, access to YoYo@home. I have an account, but do not use it. It runs what it wants to run and not what I want it to run, and on my GPU, not theirs.

I rarely run any k's...
Forum: Riesel Prime Search 2020-06-28, 01:03
Replies: 361
Views: 32,817
Posted By storm5510
Ditto. By deeper, he means higher, as in...

Ditto.

By deeper, he means higher, as in trillions. I never sieve below three-trillion, and have gone as high as five-trillion. Depending on your hardware, this can take several days. The more...
Forum: Languages -- Ancient & Modern, Human & Machine 2020-06-23, 15:24
Replies: 47
Views: 2,972
Posted By storm5510
Not long ago when doctors still used prescription...

Not long ago when doctors still used prescription pads, it amazed me how anyone could read the Latin scribbles they would write. Pharmacists had no problems reading them either. It was a dialect...
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2020-06-23, 15:16
Replies: 59
Views: 1,021
Posted By storm5510
Off-topic, somewhat. Seeing all the...

Off-topic, somewhat.

Seeing all the fractions in the pizza video reminded me of my father. He worked over 25 years in a road construction machine factory. He could look at a bolt head or a nut...
Forum: Software 2020-06-22, 16:38
Replies: 11
Views: 562
Posted By storm5510
This has to do with activation. I learned that if...

This has to do with activation. I learned that if I was not logged into my "store" account, activation became problematic. This was with some older versions. I do not know how it is now. My last...
Forum: Software 2020-06-22, 00:41
Replies: 11
Views: 562
Posted By storm5510
If what you have runs fine then there is no need...

If what you have runs fine then there is no need to change it. I was nudged into v1909. I have been running Riesel prime searches since February. Now, my old i5-3570 system, using Windows 7 Pro,...
Forum: kriesel 2020-06-22, 00:26
Replies: 18
Views: 421
Posted By storm5510
I always looked at the links provided. ...

I always looked at the links provided. Sometimes, I could understand the contents and other times, not.

I found it difficult to believe that no one knowing anything relevant to what I was asking...
Forum: kriesel 2020-06-21, 13:37
Replies: 18
Views: 421
Posted By storm5510
What might be a "no-brainer" to some may not be...

What might be a "no-brainer" to some may not be for others. Most newbies go for the "Questions & Answers" section which is a good place to start. Some experienced users watch that topic and will...
Forum: kriesel 2020-06-20, 18:18
Replies: 18
Views: 421
Posted By storm5510
Let Me Google That For You. I have been a...

Let Me Google That For You.

I have been a member since 2009 and I learned to stop asking questions because, most of the time, I would get a response consisting of links to other sites and pages....
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