20050501, 14:42  #474  
Jul 2004
Nowhere
809 Posts 
Quote:
Im guessing its about a super computer.... Decides to hack apart super computer and make super farm ;) 

20050502, 04:31  #475 
Dec 2003
Hopefully Near M48
2×3×293 Posts 
...you propose a new calendar system that counts the number of days since the last Mersenne prime discovery.
For example, the current date is 72,42 72 days since the discovery of M42. ...you immediately demand a Nobel Prize. 
20050502, 07:38  #476 
Jul 2004
Potsdam, Germany
3×277 Posts 
(I hope this one is not old...)
you already reread all Douglas Adams books (esp. the Hitchhiker). 
20050515, 05:06  #477 
Jun 2003
231_{8} Posts 
You try to explain your fascination to one of your kids.

20050515, 05:36  #478 
Dec 2003
Hopefully Near M48
6DE_{16} Posts 
... you name your kids after Mersenne prime discoverers
... you refuse to celebrate their 1st, 4th, 6th, 8th and 9th birthdays. Last fiddled with by jinydu on 20050515 at 05:36 
20050516, 20:48  #479  
Jul 2004
Nowhere
809 Posts 
Quote:


20050709, 04:08  #480 
Dec 2003
Hopefully Near M48
3336_{8} Posts 
... you consider a FLOPS to be the basic unit of finance. Thus, you "correct" Moore's Law: The price of a dollar doubles every two years.
Last fiddled with by jinydu on 20050709 at 04:08 
20050715, 07:21  #481 
Dec 2003
Hopefully Near M48
2·3·293 Posts 
... after reading the thread
http://www.mersenneforum.org/showthread.php?t=4351 you decide to hack into the UTC timekeeping system to give it an "upgrade". Last fiddled with by jinydu on 20050715 at 07:22 
20050717, 16:25  #482 
Sep 2003
Borg HQ, Delta Quadrant
1010111110_{2} Posts 
...you do the above but do NOT buy the clock because Mersenne primes are not one of the special primes it displays.

20050717, 17:16  #483 
Jun 2005
Near Beetlegeuse
604_{8} Posts 
You know the above.

20050718, 02:54  #484 
Jul 2004
Nowhere
809 Posts 
You buy your first node and extra required to make it work spends 3 hours thinking someone made a typo but really you were just being thick headed but in the end total processing power jumped 1.8 ghz ;) first node....

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