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Old 2007-01-05, 23:00   #8
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Originally Posted by Citrix View Post
You don't have to modify srsieve actually. If a k is removed from the sieved it is recorded in the log file. So all you need to do is write a program to generate the input file for srsieve.
The point is that you only want to do a a thousand or more k at a time. Sieve to 1e5 (or whatever limit you want). If nothing pops out as a Riesel or Sierpinski number, then do the next 1000. Iterate until one is found.
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