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Forum: Software 2020-09-18, 23:44
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By storm5510
Sorry, I cannot make a connection to 24-bit. ...

Sorry, I cannot make a connection to 24-bit. FP32 seems to represent 32-bit. FP64 is 64-bit. 2x FP32 suggests 64-bit as wall. Would you care to elaborate a little?
Forum: Hardware 2020-09-18, 16:32
Replies: 95
Views: 5,307
Posted By storm5510
What is the significance of the Ampere, a.k.a....

What is the significance of the Ampere, a.k.a. Amp, series?
Forum: Miscellaneous Math 2020-09-16, 17:16
Replies: 24
Views: 3,546
Posted By storm5510
I dabbled in crypto-mining a couple of years ago...

I dabbled in crypto-mining a couple of years ago using my GPU. I earned a little. Just a little. Now, it takes far longer to earn a certain amount then it did before. It's not even a break-even...
Forum: Factoring 2020-09-16, 17:05
Replies: 1
Views: 78
Posted By storm5510
If it's crashing then you will have to this...

If it's crashing then you will have to this manually. Make sure Prime95 is not loaded. Go to your folder and look for prime.txt. Open it and look for what is below:

OutputIterations=xxxxxxxx...
Forum: Software 2020-09-16, 14:37
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
I am having some difficulties with mprime (30.3...

I am having some difficulties with mprime (30.3 B6) and I am fairly certain this is the result of the way I am stopping it. Using -m on the command line brings up the menu at startup. Once I allow...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-15, 17:36
Replies: 3,311
Views: 282,547
Posted By storm5510
What is the significance of the numbers I have...

What is the significance of the numbers I have marked in red? I have two which are zero. This resulted in hidden files. Is there any way to change them?
Forum: GpuOwl 2020-09-15, 17:27
Replies: 2,470
Views: 145,726
Posted By storm5510
Are you, by any chance, trying to run with an...

Are you, by any chance, trying to run with an overclocked GPU? In my experience, there is little gain, and risk of damage. I don't do it. :ermm:
Forum: Software 2020-09-15, 16:37
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
I will simply say that the time estimates in Test...

I will simply say that the time estimates in Test -> Status seem to be a lot more accurate than in the past. :smile:
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-15, 12:59
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,301
Posted By storm5510
The figures above seem backwards... What is...

The figures above seem backwards...

What is it that make a person "old?" Is it just a number based on how many years they have been alive? I will be 65 in 15 days. My doc tells me that I am in...
Forum: Software 2020-09-14, 22:59
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
Ubuntu 2004.2020.812.0. WSL2 requires a manual...

Ubuntu 2004.2020.812.0. WSL2 requires a manual update, according to the link above, which I have not done. It was not my intent to degrade it. I can only go by what I see.
Forum: Lounge 2020-09-14, 17:09
Replies: 1,071
Views: 46,301
Posted By storm5510
Something I read yesterday: The recent...

Something I read yesterday: The recent motorcycle rally in Sturgis, SD, resulted in over 250,000 new COVID-19 cases. They, and I don't know who "they" are, managed to get all the addresses of the...
Forum: Software 2020-09-14, 16:49
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
Windows 10 v2004 Build 19041.508. Just in...

Windows 10 v2004 Build 19041.508.

Just in case you did not read any of the prior, this is Ubuntu on Windows. It is a console window and nothing more. Providing a password using sudo solves the...
Forum: Information & Answers 2020-09-14, 15:24
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By storm5510
If you go to Prime Wiki...

If you go to Prime Wiki (https://www.rieselprime.de/ziki/Main_Page), you will be able to sift through what is available.
Forum: Software 2020-09-14, 15:20
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
I still have to use sudo. If I don't, I get...

I still have to use sudo. If I don't, I get messages about some type of missing certificate. However, mprime will continue to run. Still learning. :smile:
Forum: GPU to 72 2020-09-14, 15:15
Replies: 5,045
Views: 228,701
Posted By storm5510
Thank you! That's fast. I was figuring an hour,...

Thank you! That's fast. I was figuring an hour, the interval Primenet updates its reports on mersenne.org. I like to periodically stop for a while to see if I have any "hanging" assignments. I had...
Forum: GPU to 72 2020-09-14, 14:05
Replies: 5,045
Views: 228,701
Posted By storm5510
Question: What is the turnaround time? What I...

Question: What is the turnaround time? What I mean is the time between work submission to Primenet and the relay back to GPU72?
Forum: Software 2020-09-14, 13:53
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
Thank you all for your replies. I don't use...

Thank you all for your replies.

I don't use it often enough to remember how, and I need to change that. I did some web searching, which I should have been before coming here.

I used ls -l...
Forum: Software 2020-09-13, 14:23
Replies: 324
Sticky: Prime95 v30.3
Views: 15,812
Posted By storm5510
This is probably going to be off-topic, but I...

This is probably going to be off-topic, but I don't know where else to put it. I am having a difficulty with mprime and I suspect it may have something to do with my recent forced update to Windows...
Forum: Marin's Mersenne-aries 2020-09-13, 00:01
Replies: 8
Views: 388
Posted By storm5510
I use James' calculator to get a general feel for...

I use James' calculator to get a general feel for where I should be. I am running B1 at 1,000,000 and B2 at 25,000,000 on wavefront exponents. James' calculator defaults to 3% probability and I...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-12, 23:40
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By storm5510
I just ordered this from a seller on eBay, so...

I just ordered this from a seller on eBay, so there was not much time for waiting. I grilled the seller about the authenticity. He assures me it is the genuine item and sent GPU-Z screenshots. He's...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-12, 16:39
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By storm5510
Upgrade under consideration.

I am seriously considering upgrading my GPU to a RTX 2080. If this happens, then my GTX 1080 would go back into its box. I might be willing to part with the 1080 if I could get a little bit out of...
Forum: PrimeNet 2020-09-12, 15:06
Replies: 59
Views: 2,179
Posted By storm5510
I haven't used Colab in quite some time. What...

I haven't used Colab in quite some time. What type of work is being done now, and what are the advantages in using it? :ermm:
Forum: chalsall 2020-09-11, 23:15
Replies: 12
Views: 274
Posted By storm5510
All humor aside: Set a fixed schedule and stick...

All humor aside: Set a fixed schedule and stick to it. The earlier you have to be awake, the earlier you must sleep. I worked a factory job that began at 0700 and ended at 1530. My absolute latest...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-11, 15:57
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By storm5510
Thank you for the reply. I suspected as much....

Thank you for the reply. I suspected as much. There would be an allocation error. A program like gpuOwl would produce incorrect results, if it would run at all. I only asked because I had not seen...
Forum: GPU Computing 2020-09-11, 15:18
Replies: 2
Views: 192
Posted By storm5510
What happens if...

A straightforward question: My GPU has 8GB of VRAM. What happens if a GPU application attempts to exceed the capacity? Does said application (a) freeze the system, or (b) reach into the main...
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