mersenneforum.org  

Go Back   mersenneforum.org > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: lavalamp
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-11, 22:36
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
You talk of absolute lunacy then say this... ...

You talk of absolute lunacy then say this...

As if 20 HDDs was even a lot anyway.
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-10, 02:46
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
We've been over this.

We've been over this.
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-09, 17:37
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
I was somewhat hopeful back when we moved into TB...

I was somewhat hopeful back when we moved into TB class drives that someone might take the marketing initiative and offer "True TB" drives and advertise 10% more capacity over their rivals.

Now...
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-09, 09:16
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
Based on the number of plots and SMART data, my...

Based on the number of plots and SMART data, my drives are averaging just shy of 1.4 TiB written per plot. Though I am also using 64 buckets instead of the default 128 to reduce reads, I don't know...
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-09, 04:39
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
Very possible, but only the plotting phase is IO...

Very possible, but only the plotting phase is IO intensive, once complete the plots can be stored on any slow medium, hence the 39 HDDs.

I have seen estimates of 1.2 - 1.8 TiB of writes to create...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-09, 00:22
Replies: 1,698
Views: 81,507
Posted By lavalamp
Write Wishful regret is torturous existence....

Write

Wishful regret is torturous existence.

Exist
Forum: Hardware 2021-06-08, 05:34
Replies: 60
Views: 3,075
Posted By lavalamp
There is no need for RAID here, the plots are...

There is no need for RAID here, the plots are simple files that can be placed anywhere. Just add a new plot directory and drop some plot files in it on any drive you like, even if that location is...
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-07, 11:08
Replies: 2,094
Views: 94,775
Posted By lavalamp
Cooked Chased out of kitchen, ejected...

Cooked

Chased out of kitchen, ejected dramatically.

Tickle
Forum: Lounge 2021-06-07, 11:05
Replies: 44
Views: 3,710
Posted By lavalamp
Arborist A rather boring orator rambled...

Arborist

A rather boring orator rambled "inspiring" simple tautologies.

Recurse
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-06-06, 21:49
Replies: 227
Views: 14,088
Posted By lavalamp
As a mod, can you not remove the vote and/or see...

As a mod, can you not remove the vote and/or see who the scoundral was?
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-06-06, 00:29
Replies: 227
Views: 14,088
Posted By lavalamp
I finally got shanked with Pfizer on the 4th...

I finally got shanked with Pfizer on the 4th June, my second appointment is in 11 weeks on 20th August.
Forum: Information & Answers 2021-03-29, 17:40
Replies: 19
Views: 1,168
Posted By lavalamp
Use the credits to purchase one of their servers...

Use the credits to purchase one of their servers and run it forever. :missingteeth:
Forum: Factoring 2021-03-09, 11:38
Replies: 957
Views: 104,104
Posted By lavalamp
Finally finished my ECM work on the t2200 file! ...

Finally finished my ECM work on the t2200 file!

Composites larger than 2^1018 have had 224 curves @ B1=50e3, B2=13.7e6 (25 digit level).

Composites less than 2^1018 have had 1152 curves @...
Forum: Lounge 2021-03-03, 01:09
Replies: 2,094
Views: 94,775
Posted By lavalamp
Since you capitalised both L's, I shall assume...

Since you capitalised both L's, I shall assume you meant the Welsh letter LL. :razz:

LLanfair­pwllgwyngyll­gogery­chwyrn­drobwll­llan­tysilio­gogo­goch, Anglesey, massive-ass sign!

Dragon
Forum: Operation Billion Digits 2021-02-16, 18:41
Replies: 28
Views: 22,978
Posted By lavalamp
Now you can get to mining ETH with that thing....

Now you can get to mining ETH with that thing. :wink:
Forum: Science & Technology 2021-01-30, 21:26
Replies: 227
Views: 14,088
Posted By lavalamp
That doesn't sound like something our...

That doesn't sound like something our isolationist government would consider.
Forum: Factoring 2021-01-04, 19:38
Replies: 957
Views: 104,104
Posted By lavalamp
Progress on the t2200 file: All composites...

Progress on the t2200 file:

All composites larger than 2^1018 have had 224 curves @ B1=50e3, B2=13.7e6

For the ~13500 composites less than 2^1018 which can be run on GPU, I'm running 1152...
Forum: Information & Answers 2020-12-28, 18:08
Replies: 11
Views: 1,519
Posted By lavalamp
Yes, nice! :grin:

Yes, nice! :grin:
Forum: Information & Answers 2020-12-28, 16:43
Replies: 11
Views: 1,519
Posted By lavalamp
Is there anywhere they are recorded separately...

Is there anywhere they are recorded separately such that one might peruse a list of them, in the same way as the mersenne primes are recorded separately. Once the exponent gets large enough (>1E4?...
Forum: Information & Answers 2020-12-28, 16:24
Replies: 11
Views: 1,519
Posted By lavalamp
Where are the PRPs for this recorded? I'd be...

Where are the PRPs for this recorded? I'd be interested to see how many mersenne (pseudo) semiprimes have popped out.
Forum: Astronomy 2020-12-28, 00:32
Replies: 8
Views: 1,654
Posted By lavalamp
Do not enable Java. But consider allowing...

Do not enable Java. But consider allowing JavaScript, with various other restrictions and filters in place for trackers, ad scripts, miners etc.
Forum: Science & Technology 2020-12-28, 00:23
Replies: 227
Views: 14,088
Posted By lavalamp
There was a website I visited recently...

There was a website I visited recently (https://www.omnicalculator.com/health/vaccine-queue-uk) that let you get an estimate of where you stand in line for the vaccine (in the UK), after asking your...
Forum: Lounge 2020-12-19, 15:03
Replies: 83
Views: 14,834
Posted By lavalamp
Decided to calculate mine recently, the shortest...

Decided to calculate mine recently, the shortest path I can find is a relatively unimpressive 6.

BUT my Bacon number is 3! So I have a pretty low Erdős–Bacon number of 9! :w00t:
Forum: Lounge 2020-12-19, 14:56
Replies: 44
Views: 3,710
Posted By lavalamp
monarchy Men of nobility amass riches...

monarchy

Men of nobility amass riches commoners helped yield.

commoner
Forum: Lounge 2020-12-19, 14:49
Replies: 1,698
Views: 81,507
Posted By lavalamp
kings kept in no good supply masks

kings

kept in no good supply

masks
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
All times are UTC. The time now is 13:56.

Wed Jun 16 13:56:06 UTC 2021 up 19 days, 11:43, 1 user, load averages: 1.30, 1.41, 1.66

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.