mersenneforum.org  

Go Back   mersenneforum.org > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.24 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: storm5510
Forum: mersenne.ca 2021-10-19, 15:39
Replies: 695
Sticky: mersenne.ca
Views: 93,461
Posted By storm5510
My apologies. I did not pay attention to the...

My apologies. I did not pay attention to the date. :blush:
Forum: mersenne.ca 2021-10-17, 17:57
Replies: 695
Sticky: mersenne.ca
Views: 93,461
Posted By storm5510
Which intermediate levels? If these are unknown,...

Which intermediate levels? If these are unknown, then would it not be better to run them again from scratch? By scratch I mean 2^1.
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-10-17, 17:49
Replies: 273
Views: 22,564
Posted By storm5510
If I read correctly, this should be expanded to...

If I read correctly, this should be expanded to say, "and anyone age 65 or over." My first two shots were Moderna and I had no side effects. If offered anything different as a booster, I will refuse.
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-09-28, 18:21
Replies: 273
Views: 22,564
Posted By storm5510
My original two shots were Moderna and I had no...

My original two shots were Moderna and I had no side effects either time. If I go to the same location for the booster, hopefully it will also be Moderna.

My next scheduled appointment is...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-27, 15:25
Replies: 1,493
Views: 155,086
Posted By storm5510
This seems really large for an ER waiting area. I...

This seems really large for an ER waiting area. I am guessing the reason for the original article is high mileage on the carpet and/or a lack of cleaning. BTW, what is it in the distance that looks...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-09-27, 15:15
Replies: 273
Views: 22,564
Posted By storm5510
I don't remember exactly how I phrased my...

I don't remember exactly how I phrased my question. I was probably more like, "Will booster shots be needed?" His reply was probably a reflection of my age. 66 in 9 days. I've not heard anything...
Forum: Lounge 2021-09-26, 17:29
Replies: 22
Views: 861
Posted By storm5510
I fall into the category of a "multi-GPU...

I fall into the category of a "multi-GPU cruncher." I have three, all in one room. Running all of them keeps my AC busier than the proverbial one-legged man at an a** kicking contest. My current...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-09-26, 17:05
Replies: 273
Views: 22,564
Posted By storm5510
I'll just toss this into the mix. I had a...

I'll just toss this into the mix. I had a scheduled appointment with my MD last week for a checkup. I asked him if booster shots will be required. His one-word answer, "Yes." I didn't inquire...
Forum: Information & Answers 2021-09-24, 18:31
Replies: 58
Views: 8,219
Posted By storm5510
I experimented with this a couple of years ago. I...

I experimented with this a couple of years ago. I devised an automated process which had GMP-ECM run it in small increments with many iterations in each step. I believe I started at 2e10. When it...
Forum: Soap Box 2021-09-23, 17:36
Replies: 0
Views: 108
Posted By storm5510
U.S. West Coast Port Congestion

I first read about the U.S. west coast port congestion on a not-so-reliable source so I did my own searching and found a short article here...
Forum: Hardware 2021-09-15, 18:15
Replies: 78
Views: 8,483
Posted By storm5510
I had a single 3 TB HGST drive several years ago,...

I had a single 3 TB HGST drive several years ago, which I returned. It got so hot I could not touch it. I felt its life would be rather short.

I don't have any Seagate drives. The few I have are...
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-15, 17:00
Replies: 1,493
Views: 155,086
Posted By storm5510
Kentucky: Rand Paul vs. Mitch McConnell...

Kentucky: Rand Paul vs. Mitch McConnell (https://www.cnn.com/2021/08/13/politics/rand-paul-mitch-mcconnell-covid-19/index.html). A very public whizzing contest over COVID-19.

Like his father,...
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-15, 16:41
Replies: 78
Views: 8,483
Posted By storm5510
Another Reddit snip: 84 drives. 14 TB each, so...

Another Reddit snip: 84 drives. 14 TB each, so the owner claims. Most of these people like Seagate Ironwolf NAS drives. Amazon lists them for $650 U.S. each. I do not know anyone with $55K U.S....
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2021-08-12, 13:00
Replies: 343
Views: 30,929
Posted By storm5510
GPU-Z. The latest displays a lot of information....

GPU-Z. The latest displays a lot of information. :smile:
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-11, 18:36
Replies: 1,493
Views: 155,086
Posted By storm5510
How about a "mega-spreader?" The now concluded...

How about a "mega-spreader?" The now concluded Tokyo Olympics. How many countries participated? I do not know, but many.

Close to my home: More and more county school systems are mandating mask...
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-11, 18:23
Replies: 78
Views: 8,483
Posted By storm5510
I read late yesterday evening that the Chia plot...

I read late yesterday evening that the Chia plot process will make a major change.

Until now, plot creation has been done strictly on CPU's. The creator(s) of a console program, called Madmax,...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-08-08, 23:21
Replies: 71
Views: 5,578
Posted By storm5510
It would be interesting to see it close-up....

It would be interesting to see it close-up. However, I wouldn't go. I've never even flown in an airplane. :grin:
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-08, 23:16
Replies: 38
Views: 1,537
Posted By storm5510
It was my elder brother who used punch cards, not...

It was my elder brother who used punch cards, not me. I was still in high school in 1972.

GW Basic was the first language I was exposed to in trade school. That was late in 1987. Then Assembly,...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-08-07, 01:08
Replies: 71
Views: 5,578
Posted By storm5510
It was the Starship...

It was the Starship (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKy2Z2BnyU8). I am not familiar with "cycler." The reason I say 4 people is the same as before. Put to many in it and tempers could become short....
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-07, 00:50
Replies: 38
Views: 1,537
Posted By storm5510
The first time I saw punch cards was in 1972. My...

The first time I saw punch cards was in 1972. My eldest brother was taking a course at a very small school just off Monument Circle in Indianapolis. There was one computer which took up most of a 25...
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-05, 13:16
Replies: 78
Views: 8,483
Posted By storm5510
These are the property of one individual to run...

These are the property of one individual to run Chia crypto. Proof-of-Space, they call it. Supposedly, there is 544 TB there. Anyone can experiment with it using a few old drives they may have...
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-08-05, 12:57
Replies: 71
Views: 5,578
Posted By storm5510
I looked at a cross-section of the inside. This...

I looked at a cross-section of the inside. This would work for a small group of people. No more than four.



This and crime documentaries.
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-05, 12:48
Replies: 1,493
Views: 155,086
Posted By storm5510
Would you be so kind as to move it for me?...

Would you be so kind as to move it for me? :smile:

[edit]it has been done
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-08-05, 02:34
Replies: 71
Views: 5,578
Posted By storm5510
A manned trip to Mars. My first question would be...

A manned trip to Mars. My first question would be in what? If I am not mistaken, Orion can hold six. Put six in it and send it to Mars and the crew might be at each other's throats in a few weeks....
Forum: Lounge 2021-08-05, 02:02
Replies: 1,493
Views: 155,086
Posted By storm5510
The general COVID thread seems to have...

The general COVID thread seems to have disappeared, so I will put this here:

Health officials in the county where I live have returned to the mask mandate. Why? Delta. Previously vaccinated or...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
All times are UTC. The time now is 21:13.


Tue Oct 19 21:13:30 UTC 2021 up 88 days, 15:42, 0 users, load averages: 0.95, 1.32, 1.42

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

This forum has received and complied with 0 (zero) government requests for information.

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
A copy of the license is included in the FAQ.