20090122, 02:57  #221 
"Jason Goatcher"
Mar 2005
5·701 Posts 
This is going to make me look really bad, but the restriction of only submitting primes for the values that yield a prime after n=500 makes it into something much more than it was before.
You basically told me you didn't have confidence in my abilities, and then gave me a task that seems to require abilities beyond those you think I have. I think I may have frustrated you so much that you became mildly irrational in your assignment of duties. Forget about the tiny stuff, I'm going to try to find some ks that haven't yielded primes at low levels of n. And in terms of my computer, it's not broken, it was just having networking issues. Edit: And now it looks like there's no easy way to find out what the kvalues are. I'm going to run some Prime95 ecm on Fermat numbers until things get figured out. Last fiddled with by jasong on 20090122 at 03:04 
20090122, 07:00  #222 
May 2007
Kansas; USA
2^{2}·13·197 Posts 
Another outstanding post Kenneth! You are quite eloquent in your writing skills, especially for a nonnative language!
Jason, I didn't know that sending me n=5002000 would be a problem instead of sending the entire n=12000. Anyway, good luck with whatever you decide to do. Gary 
20090122, 08:19  #223  
Quasi Admin Thing
May 2005
2^{4}·59 Posts 
Quote:
Kenneth 

20090123, 23:11  #224 
Quasi Admin Thing
May 2005
1660_{8} Posts 
Riesel base 3 k=3677878 is at n=370K still no prime. Testing times is around 3000 sec. per k/n pair. Continuing happily
Kenneth Last fiddled with by KEP on 20090123 at 23:12 Reason: Corrected spelling error :) 
20090206, 02:13  #225 
May 2007
Kansas; USA
2^{2}·13·197 Posts 
KEP has reported that Riesel base 3 k=3677878 is at n=400K with no primes found and continuing.

20090216, 22:00  #226 
Jan 2005
479 Posts 
My ranges have finished computing.
I just need to check for prp's not being prime, and sort everything out, and all will be done :) 
20090224, 10:24  #227 
May 2007
Kansas; USA
2^{2}×13×197 Posts 
KEP has reported that Riesel base 3 k=3677878 is at n=442K with no primes found and continuing.

20090317, 21:41  #228 
Quasi Admin Thing
May 2005
2^{4}·59 Posts 
Riesel base 3 k>100M to k<=200M is completed to n=100K.
Following 85 primes is to report: Code:
166162712*3^549791 148692956*3^558501 166658248*3^562691 184081756*3^582221 184865294*3^586711 193415654*3^588401 178339864*3^589631 185604368*3^591881 192067396*3^592571 171638314*3^598871 152466752*3^629221 185291068*3^632561 163470466*3^634711 188637034*3^635601 124769492*3^639631 151695202*3^640431 148709174*3^645451 120342836*3^665071 181757434*3^669171 117689794*3^669231 178217744*3^669241 100629616*3^672991 175455086*3^676791 155587136*3^678061 111789206*3^680791 171914252*3^681181 106801022*3^681791 114713686*3^683181 172691476*3^684741 122575794*3^702811 107253474*3^705601 128361028*3^706801 122705384*3^712831 156138284*3^732611 149443732*3^733071 171181414*3^736611 190372802*3^739201 176702384*3^739481 197627992*3^740071 177063298*3^747651 183736582*3^749441 187507622*3^753511 146127242*3^762431 114980186*3^774381 181567402*3^781081 102669524*3^792481 147643252*3^800021 139688498*3^806021 143706124*3^806671 187405474*3^812521 150760598*3^813621 197257856*3^815431 148016846*3^823591 184350032*3^835551 158466712*3^836481 199309958*3^839981 108699158*3^854241 174191902*3^854351 119016062*3^854701 150728906*3^857891 175414196*3^860211 126038888*3^868581 187401436*3^872271 172128466*3^875471 141170558*3^876121 190859384*3^877211 147961048*3^877421 132933414*3^878161 181908676*3^880901 107559084*3^881761 144982462*3^888351 151748528*3^895161 174657718*3^896621 110308064*3^908451 113079508*3^908781 123539222*3^913671 141108748*3^926891 190642882*3^931541 161342014*3^943041 144251402*3^946401 103598548*3^961611 131977914*3^971801 187537216*3^975141 192801514*3^977281 185237768*3^978381 Last fiddled with by gd_barnes on 20100209 at 14:21 Reason: put primes in "code" 
20090320, 20:04  #229 
"Jason Goatcher"
Mar 2005
5·701 Posts 
Because of the automatic(?) subscription to threads caused by posting to them, I still get notifications when some threads are posted to. I'm in NO WAY complaining about that, but I seem to have noticed a comment about improved scripts.
I'm not going to complain if I'm asked not to participate, but I'd like an assignment to run on my 2.4GHz quadcore(q6600). :) Maybe a week's worth to start? I'll check back later on tonight, in about 7 hours or so. 
20090321, 08:48  #230  
Just call me Henry
"David"
Sep 2007
Cambridge (GMT/BST)
3^{4}×71 Posts 
Quote:
look in User CP/Settings & Options/Edit Options 

20090323, 12:21  #231 
May 2007
Kansas; USA
10100000000100_{2} Posts 
A huge amount of work completed Kenneth! You completed it long before our Riesel base 3 minidrive I completed k<100M to n=100K. Great work!
Administrative and balancing note: Kenneth had previously sent 26 primes for n=54K68K. His cores had reached different limits at different times. So there are officially 111 primes for n=54K100K for Riesel base 3 k=100M200M and n=54K100K. All will be shown on the Riesel base 3 primes n>25K page shortly. Gary Last fiddled with by gd_barnes on 20090323 at 12:26 
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