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Old 2006-09-04, 19:13   #1
cyrix
 
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Default M44 might be, no, *IS* here

George Woltman on the prime-list:

> A computer has reported finding the 44th known Mersenne prime! I'll
> arrange for a verification run soon. More details will be available
> when the verification completes.


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Old 2006-09-04, 19:16   #2
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OMG!

It's almost certain that this one will reach 10M digits!

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Old 2006-09-04, 19:19   #3
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Code:
Cleared Since Last Synchronization

  Factored composite    :   1130
  Lucas-Lehmer composite:   8644
  Double-checked LL     :   5073
  Prime, UNVERIFIED     :      1
  ---------------------- -------
                  TOTAL :  14848
Holy cow!

Well... Let the speculation begin!

This one's for
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Old 2006-09-04, 19:50   #4
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Default M44 might be here

------- Mersenne Exponent Test State -------

Assigned in Tests Cleared Since Last Synchronization

Factoring only : 8619 Factored composite : 1130
Lucas-Lehmer testing : 60302 Lucas-Lehmer composite: 8644
Double-checking LL : 19439 Double-checked LL : 5073
Prime, UNVERIFIED : 1
---------------------- ------- ---------------------- -------
TOTAL : 88360 TOTAL : 14848


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Old 2006-09-04, 19:51   #5
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wow....
some hints about it ?
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Old 2006-09-04, 19:53   #6
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George,

does the supposed new prime have 10M digits?

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Old 2006-09-04, 20:15   #7
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This is exciting news!!!!

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Old 2006-09-04, 20:43   #8
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Just seen it - I wonder if it's in the 10M digit range...
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Old 2006-09-04, 20:45   #9
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Right moment to pop out now...

BTW, I'm 44...

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Old 2006-09-04, 20:55   #10
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Hello all!

Very good new, precisely the day I'm back to work after a nice summer vacaction !!!


Now we have to wait the verification
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Old 2006-09-04, 21:21   #11
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We need a poll.
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