20180420, 16:47  #1 
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Fact or Friction
mfaktc: It would appear that the larger number of manual assignments a person gets, the larger the end factor tends to be. I take 10, it is 72. I take 15 it is 73. This 1080 goes through them rather rapidly. So, what happens if I take 50, or more?

20180420, 16:51  #2  
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GPU72 work tends to be slow, so I think I've only had in the range of 10k assignments there. Using the manual GPU assignment page I've had over 100k assignments. 

20180420, 17:05  #3  
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"Wayne"
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It works fine for me and you can set the bit level and the exponent range and whether you get from GIMPS or GPU72. I took 2,000 assignments before I went on vacation. 

20180420, 17:07  #4  
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20180420, 18:47  #5  
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"Chris Halsall"
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While you wouldn't find as many factors per temporal period, this work is of more immediate need to GIMPS; 181M probably won't be LL'ed for another decade or so. Work is also available in the 92M range to 72 bits; ~5.2 GHzD per run. At least this effort will be utilized in a couple of years. Entirely up to you, of course. It's your kit! 

20180420, 23:44  #6  
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I looked at the link. Very interesting. I plan to look at this in detail. 

20180421, 01:18  #7  
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Or I welcome more help here: http://www.mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?t=22476 

20180421, 01:38  #8  
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I did a cross check on mersenne.org. These particular exponents, no attention since 2015. I found that rather astonishing. 

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