20031218, 00:02  #1 
"William"
May 2003
New Haven
2^{6}×37 Posts 
www.ElevenSmooth.com
We now have our own domain name!
No more stories about people failing to find the web site. Our home page can now be reached from http://www.ElevenSmooth.com The Factors page is reachable as http://www.ElevenSmooth.com/ElevenFactors.html The Download page is reachable as http://www.ElevenSmooth.com/ElevenDown.html Thanks to Mike (Xyzzy) for advice on how to do this at least cost. 
20060323, 23:35  #2 
6809 > 6502
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Aug 2003
101×103 Posts
5·1,999 Posts 
Is this info in the thread sticky?

20060921, 18:32  #3 
Sep 2002
2×401 Posts 
It has been almost a year since the last Elevensmooth news was posted to the website page itself. Has there been anything to report?

20060921, 19:08  #4  
"William"
May 2003
New Haven
4500_{8} Posts 
Quote:
If there was interest, we could do some more "special project" work of using Prime95 for ECM on large composite exponents. That work had progressed to sufficiently high bounds that people were unhappy about the time required per curve on 3,326,400. There was some consideration of going for a mixture of smaller exponents. Seeing the net effect of a mixture is complicated because each large exponent also does work on its factors, and these factors overlap. The Planner Page at http://elevensmooth.com/ElevenPlan.html is an aid to understanding these overlaps. William 

20070307, 22:42  #5 
1976 Toyota Corona years forever!
"Wayne"
Nov 2006
Saskatchewan, Canada
5×953 Posts 
Why specifically M(3326400) and why the name ElevenSmooth?

20070308, 02:10  #6 
"Jason Goatcher"
Mar 2005
3×7×167 Posts 
I can answer half that question:
The name ElevenSmooth comes from the fact that the prime factorization of the exponent has 11 as it's biggest factor. The term "smooth" is factoring lingo having to do with what types of factors are found in a number. If a number is 7smooth, it means it's biggest prime factor is 7. 98 is 7smooth because it's factorization is 2*7^2. There's a further use for the word having to do with p1 and ecm, but I'm not quite sure I understand that aspect, so I'll leave it someone else to explain. 
20070312, 04:14  #7 
"William"
May 2003
New Haven
2^{6}×37 Posts 
See FAQ 42 (Why 3326400?) and FAQ 11 (What does ElevenSmooth mean?)
http://home.earthlink.net/~elevensmooth/ElevenFAQ.html 
20070312, 15:19  #8 
1976 Toyota Corona years forever!
"Wayne"
Nov 2006
Saskatchewan, Canada
5·953 Posts 
Thanks ... next time I should do more research first...

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