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Old 2006-12-01, 23:58   #13
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Originally Posted by Siemelink View Post
I am currently sieving with Multisieve Woodall numbers. I use the range from 1.3 million to 2 million. I still have 30,000 candidates left. Do I understand this discussion correctly that Multisieve is not really meant for such a range?
If this is so, how can I sieve quicker? Citrix, would your sieve be amendable to do Woodalls? Or should I stick with Multisieve but switch to short ranges (10,000) containing 500 candidates?

Have a nice day, Willem.
MultiSieve is fine for that range since you are sieving all n in that range. If you were only sieving where n is a prime, then Citrix's code would have the advantage.
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