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Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-28, 11:50
Replies: 2,502
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Posted By Xyzzy
The W5500 uses ~100W. We haven't figured...

The W5500 uses ~100W.

We haven't figured out a way to get a "normal" consumer card to work.

One nice feature of the W5500 is that it is a single slot card.
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-28, 11:46
Replies: 3,334
Views: 285,046
Posted By Xyzzy
Thanks! :tu:

Thanks!

:tu:
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-28, 01:05
Replies: 804
Views: 74,652
Posted By Xyzzy
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Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-28, 01:04
Replies: 3,334
Views: 285,046
Posted By Xyzzy
WARNING: Read GPUSieveSize=1024 from mfaktc.ini,...

WARNING: Read GPUSieveSize=1024 from mfaktc.ini, using max value (128)
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-28, 00:40
Replies: 2,502
Views: 148,895
Posted By Xyzzy
2080 Super...

2080 Super (https://pcpartpicker.com/product/GKMTwP/evga-geforce-rtx-2080-super-8-gb-ko-gaming-video-card-08g-p4-2083-kr)2020-09-27 15:56:43 GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER-0 OpenCL compilation in 1.85 s...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-28, 00:28
Replies: 4,063
Views: 245,455
Posted By Xyzzy
https://www.amazon.com/Haribo-Gummi-Candy-Goldbear...

https://www.amazon.com/Haribo-Gummi-Candy-Goldbears-Pound/product-reviews/B000EVOSE4
Forum: GMP-ECM 2020-09-26, 03:37
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By Xyzzy
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix_philosophy#Do_O...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unix_philosophy#Do_One_Thing_and_Do_It_Well
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-26, 00:38
Replies: 2,502
Views: 148,895
Posted By Xyzzy
We were not using the integrated graphics for the...

We were not using the integrated graphics for the display so maybe that contributed to it working.6.11:tu:
Forum: GMP-ECM 2020-09-26, 00:19
Replies: 6
Views: 147
Posted By Xyzzy
When you run it, you redirect the screen output...

When you run it, you redirect the screen output to a file.

You can use tee to do this. (It will bifurcate the output.)

Instead of using tee, we redirect to a file and then use watch to display...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-25, 18:39
Replies: 2,502
Views: 148,895
Posted By Xyzzy
Somehow we got gpuowl to work on our integrated...

Somehow we got gpuowl to work on our integrated graphics. (It runs so slow that it isn't worth doing, but it is neat that it works at all!)2020-09-25 13:26:07 Intel(R) UHD Graphics 630-1 OpenCL...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-25, 18:38
Replies: 2,502
Views: 148,895
Posted By Xyzzy
We just use that exponent for benchmarking...

We just use that exponent for benchmarking purposes. As you mentioned, it does much better with trial factoring.Sep 25 13:32 | 3664 79.6% | 0.381 1m15s | 2150.15 75061 n.a.%
Sep 25...
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-25, 13:32
Replies: 4,063
Views: 245,455
Posted By Xyzzy
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-54269144

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-54269144
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-25, 13:31
Replies: 70
Views: 4,597
Posted By Xyzzy
At one point maybe 25 years ago we had 13 cats....

At one point maybe 25 years ago we had 13 cats. Our vet used to make house calls because the logistics of transporting that many cats is ridiculous. You would never have known we had that many...
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-25, 13:24
Replies: 330
Views: 18,360
Posted By Xyzzy
Our newest motorcycle has a wireless fob. It is...

Our newest motorcycle has a wireless fob. It is really convenient to keep the fob in our jacket so we can just hop on the bike and go. Still, we very much prefer a key. Apparently keyless ignition is...
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-25, 13:06
Replies: 2,502
Views: 148,895
Posted By Xyzzy
2060 Super...

2060 Super (https://pcpartpicker.com/product/FYrYcf/nvidia-geforce-rtx-2060-super-8-gb-founders-edition-video-card-900-1g160-2565-000)
2020-09-25 01:11:43 GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER-0 OpenCL compilation...
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-25, 03:16
Replies: 330
Views: 18,360
Posted By Xyzzy
All of these methods (keys, Bluetooth, mobile...

All of these methods (keys, Bluetooth, mobile apps) are only to stop the casual thief.

We prefer a key.
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-24, 15:50
Replies: 36
Views: 1,841
Posted By Xyzzy
Some Linux distributions disable the root account...

Some Linux distributions disable the root account entirely. You can still enable it but you have to do it manually. This is done for security reasons.
...
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-24, 15:43
Replies: 124
Views: 7,230
Posted By Xyzzy
https://www.tomshardware.com/news/zotac-overwhelme...

https://www.tomshardware.com/news/zotac-overwhelmed-with-20000-geforce-rtx-3080-pre-orders-from-amazon
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-24, 15:41
Replies: 330
Views: 18,360
Posted By Xyzzy
How about just using a key? :confused:

How about just using a key?

:confused:
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-19, 00:21
Replies: 2
#3
Views: 201
Posted By Xyzzy
#3

We are considering building a GPU "mining" rig for PRP testing.

Previously we built a 64GB Threadripper system (https://www.mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?t=25024) and a 128GB 3950X system...
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-18, 23:46
Replies: 94
#2
Views: 4,347
Posted By Xyzzy
If anyone is interested in the...

If anyone is interested in the CPU/memory/motherboard as a combo let us know and we'll work you a great deal!

:mike:
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-18, 23:42
Replies: 56
Views: 4,786
Posted By Xyzzy
4096MB seems to be fine. You don't get that much...

4096MB seems to be fine. You don't get that much faster with more memory. Especially if you stall the program!

:mike:
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-16, 01:24
Replies: 46
Views: 1,732
Posted By Xyzzy
We feel old enough to be from that era, but we...

We feel old enough to be from that era, but we actually served in Iraq and Somalia. (FWIW, we fell victim to an economic draft.)

We signed up to be a medic. We remember watching some sort of...
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-15, 14:04
Replies: 46
Views: 1,732
Posted By Xyzzy
Additionally, people are super interested in...

Additionally, people are super interested in proving their patriotism.

Buying and displaying a flag, or standing for an anthem, or any of that silly stuff doesn't show anything.

If you are...
Forum: Soap Box 2020-09-15, 13:52
Replies: 46
Views: 1,732
Posted By Xyzzy
The whole concept of anthems and pledges of...

The whole concept of anthems and pledges of allegiance are just nationalistic BS.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pledge_of_Allegiance#Bellamy_pledge

Nationalism yields nothing but bad things....
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