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Old 2012-03-29, 02:41   #1
Mar 2012

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Default It won't stop giving me ECM, help!

I had all worker preferences set to p-1 factoring. I switched one worker to get ECM, then immediatly switched back (I just wanted a few ECMs). I then closed GIMPS (by hitting exit, so that it ACTUALLY closed), deleted the ECMs from the worktodo.txt file, and unreserved them from primenet. But as soon as I reloaded GIMPS, I started getting ECM assignments again. I assumed it was a lag in communication with the server, so I waited a day...
and am still getting more ECM assignments. I retried everything (setting changes at all levels, deleting from the worktodo file, unreserving, ect.), but it still won't stop the server from assigning more ECM.
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