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Old 2005-03-24, 19:48   #1
paulunderwood
 
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Arrow Torture your system

Luckily I was not 321-LLR'ing on overheating Athlon that was giving wrong results with LLR with no error being reported by LLR -- only wrong double-checked RES64s. (It was the power supply unit which I replaced with a new one.) In solving the problem I used "mprime" (the linux version of Georges "p95") to torture test my faulty sytem.

I strongly recommend all 321 participants to "toture test" their systems with either mprime or p95 for a few hours. We don't want to miss a prime due to some system error. You can get the programs from

http://www.mersenne.org/gimps/

You can just use the programs for "torture testing" without joining up to GIMPS.

Let us know if you get any errors...

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Old 2005-03-30, 04:32   #2
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Ran the torture test for about 15 hours yesterday, all the tests passed
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