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Old 2020-03-21, 00:34   #34
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These should all be immediately poached.
Perhaps the question should be: why didn't Primenet's Assignment Rules trigger with regards to recycling?

Is the computer code different than the human code?
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Old 2020-03-21, 00:37   #35
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Perhaps the question should be: why didn't Primenet's Assignment Rules trigger with regards to recycling?

Is the computer code different than the human code?
I wondered that too; we have seen this behavior before from this user.
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Old 2020-03-21, 01:23   #36
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Perhaps the question should be: why didn't Primenet's Assignment Rules trigger with regards to recycling?

I'd suspect they're circumventing the rules by repeatedly using direct assignment via the worktodo.txt file...

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Old 2020-03-21, 04:59   #37
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These should all be immediately poached.
I don't contribute to the mersenne hunt myself, but this is the first time I've agreed with this sentiment.
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Old 2020-03-21, 15:52   #38
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These should all be immediately poached.
Maybe Aaron can put a rule in place to limit this user to Cat 4 with no second attempts on the same exponent.
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Old 2020-03-21, 18:47   #39
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These should all be immediately poached.
I think you mean "get a VERY early PRP double-check".
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Old 2020-03-21, 21:19   #40
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I think you mean "get a VERY early PRP double-check".
Sure, you do that. That might put the poor sod out of his misery of all those incomplete tests.
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Old 2020-03-22, 03:56   #41
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I'd suspect they're circumventing the rules by repeatedly using direct assignment via the worktodo.txt file...
If this is his secret, I just added code to try and thwart that.
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Old 2020-03-22, 07:16   #42
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If this is his secret, I just added code to try and thwart that.
Will that code catch us that are doing strategic double and triple checks?
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Old 2020-03-22, 08:45   #43
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Will that code catch us that are doing strategic double and triple checks?
The code only affects one user ID.
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Old 2020-03-22, 12:15   #44
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These should all be immediately poached.
Don't do his work for him. The server should just unreserve them according with the rules.


Edit: Whoops, sorry, we didn't read the last page of the thread (it was last post on the former page).

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