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Forum: Forum Feedback 2020-01-10, 16:09
Replies: 7
Views: 2,467
Posted By Blackadder
Any chance of this suggestion getting approved or...

Any chance of this suggestion getting approved or declined?
Forum: Forum Feedback 2019-12-23, 09:50
Replies: 7
Views: 2,467
Posted By Blackadder
Yes. I combined the two most enticing ones on a...

Yes. I combined the two most enticing ones on a single page to see how it looks: https://www.quitfacebook.org/file/whygimps.html. Copy paste the source if you want.
Forum: Other Mathematical Topics 2019-12-23, 08:15
Replies: 13
Views: 3,791
Posted By Blackadder
I collect such sources here:...

I collect such sources here: http://philomath.boards.net/board/93/mathematics
Forum: Soap Box 2019-12-22, 10:54
Replies: 26
Views: 3,677
Posted By Blackadder
Humans remain a problem as long as the average...

Humans remain a problem as long as the average person chooses opinions over logic, entertainment over practice, gluttony over frugality, etc.
Forum: Forum Feedback 2019-12-19, 18:35
Replies: 7
Views: 2,467
Posted By Blackadder
I'm merely suggesting there should be a https:...

I'm merely suggesting there should be a https: //www.mersenne.org/various/why.php page. I think it's more than reasonable for the official web page to answer the "Why should I contribute to...
Forum: Forum Feedback 2019-12-19, 16:19
Replies: 7
Views: 2,467
Posted By Blackadder
Mersenne.org should have a Why? section.

Particularly containing the following information: https://www.rieselprime.de/ziki/Why_participate_in_GIMPS%3F

I don't like linking to two separate websites for the same project. When landing on...
Forum: Information & Answers 2019-12-17, 23:35
Replies: 6
Views: 2,228
Posted By Blackadder
Why? I find it to be extremely annoying having my...

Why? I find it to be extremely annoying having my 'team profile' say I have 2 CPUs running instead of one.
Forum: Lounge 2019-12-07, 08:44
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Blackadder
Three regular users in there now. Still waiting...

Three regular users in there now. Still waiting on @xilman ;)
Forum: Lounge 2019-12-04, 20:40
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Blackadder
My IRC client is always running, it doesn't mean...

My IRC client is always running, it doesn't mean one has to chat constantly. A chat is convenient because sometimes something isn't important enough to make a forum post, but important enough to ask....
Forum: Lounge 2019-12-04, 14:11
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Blackadder
selroc is now user number two :).

selroc is now user number two :).
Forum: Lounge 2019-12-04, 09:55
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Blackadder
IRC channel

I wonder how many people still use IRC here. The channel #gimps on Freenode is unregistered and I'm the only one there so far. Or is there no need for a chat?
Anyway, the easiest way to join is via...
Forum: GPU Computing 2019-10-31, 09:25
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Thanks for the warning, I'll stick to my CPU...

Thanks for the warning, I'll stick to my CPU because noise is a big no.
Forum: GPU Computing 2019-10-29, 22:36
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
To be honest I'm asking that to figure out if the...

To be honest I'm asking that to figure out if the hassle to get CUDALucas to work on Linux (Xubuntu 18.04) is worth the effort. Had to format my OS because of broken package issues—probably because...
Forum: GPU Computing 2019-10-29, 20:04
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Which is faster: CPU or GPU LL testing? (I have...

Which is faster: CPU or GPU LL testing? (I have an Intel i7-3820 CPU @ 3.60GHz and a 2x SLI GeForce 670 GTX (compute capability: 3.0))
Forum: mersennewiki 2019-02-06, 17:52
Replies: 21
Views: 5,566
Posted By Blackadder
Awesome! Thank you. Swiftly added it to my...

Awesome! Thank you. Swiftly added it to my website.
Forum: mersennewiki 2019-02-01, 13:29
Replies: 21
Views: 5,566
Posted By Blackadder
Would you be willing to upload the 'Why help...

Would you be willing to upload the 'Why help GIMPS?" page somewhere?
Forum: Information & Answers 2019-01-06, 20:39
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By Blackadder
That makes sense. Thank you.

That makes sense. Thank you.
Forum: Information & Answers 2019-01-06, 20:02
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By Blackadder
Is that rhetorical? I really should get back into...

Is that rhetorical? I really should get back into my math books.


Special as in: why are we calculating for 2p-1 and not 2p-2 as well. I guess the latter can't be prime?
Forum: Information & Answers 2019-01-06, 19:41
Replies: 7
Views: 643
Posted By Blackadder
Why 2^p-1 and not 2^p-2?

Why is 2p-1 special, and not 2p-2?
Forum: GPU Computing 2018-12-14, 12:29
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Darn blackadder@LinuxMint:~/MEGA/Prime95$...

Darn

blackadder@LinuxMint:~/MEGA/Prime95$ ldd CUDALucas-6.5
linux-vdso.so.1 (0x00007ffea0fd9000)
libcufft.so.6.5 => /usr/local/cuda-6.5/lib64/libcufft.so.6.5 (0x00007f6301fa2000)...
Forum: GPU Computing 2018-12-14, 08:40
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Darn it, I need to pay more attention. This page:...

Darn it, I need to pay more attention. This page: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/13428910/how-to-set-the-environmental-variable-ld-library-path-in-linux#13428971 and your answer didn't work, but...
Forum: GPU Computing 2018-12-11, 19:16
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Aha: linux-vdso.so.1 (0x00007ffdd19fe000) ...

Aha:

linux-vdso.so.1 (0x00007ffdd19fe000)
libcufft.so.6.5 => not found
libcudart.so.6.5 => not found
libm.so.6 => /lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libm.so.6 (0x00007feb04e09000)
libc.so.6 =>...
Forum: GPU Computing 2018-12-11, 10:42
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
Also, does this still work on Linux? I'm using...

Also, does this still work on Linux? I'm using Linux Mint 19 Xfce, but can't run the file: bash: ./CUDALucas-6.5: No such file or directory
Forum: GPU Computing 2018-12-11, 09:17
Replies: 213
Views: 62,332
Posted By Blackadder
You will need to get work manually get work from...

You will need to get work manually get work from PrimeNet like mfaktc
Forum: mersennewiki 2018-12-04, 14:50
Replies: 21
Views: 5,566
Posted By Blackadder
The wiki page had a great 'why help GIMPS' page,...

The wiki page had a great 'why help GIMPS' page, would it be possible to include that section on the site somewhere? I used to link that wiki page to people, but now I can't.
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