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Old 2010-11-08, 14:46   #6
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Originally Posted by R.D. Silverman View Post
Can step 2 be done in stages? It would need to dump its internal state and this would be a LOT of data to save to the disk.
Yes it can and it doesn't take much storage to save state.

ECMGMP lets you choose a range of B2 values, minB2 and maxB2 (run ecm -h for details). How to partition a given B2 range into multiple stages is left as an exercise.

I can't answer your other questions of the top of my head, sorry.


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