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Old 2013-12-27, 06:08   #20
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Originally Posted by NBtarheel_33 View Post
GIMPS is officially over. After a 4-hour transatlantic Skype session, fraught with spammy YouTube links and nebulous arguments framed in bold, oddly-colored fonts, George finally agreed with David that not only TFing to 74, but indeed, that looking for Mersenne primes at all, was a complete waste of time and energy that would be better spent on analyzing the patterns of gum embedded in the heels of random Londoners' shoes.

I hope you realize how near the mark that is.

One of us is encouraging LL testing and the other is just optimizing Prime95.

Happy New Year.
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