Posts by Greg

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B248
(Message 1798)
Posted 4 Aug 2017 by Greg It needs a better poly than the one I have so far. For that I need to get the cado code running on the cluster, which isn't trivial. I hope to have the time to devote to that within a couple of weeks. |

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Error message "Warning: Creating default object from empty value in... "
(Message 1724)
Posted 2 Nov 2016 by Greg Harmless warning, but fixed. |

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New factorizations and an upcoming challenge
(Message 1710)
Posted 5 Oct 2016 by Greg We have completed two new factorizations, 2,2026M and 3,790+. Details are on the Status of Numbers page. A new challenge, Need Faster Ships Pirates Ahoy part deux NFS@Home Challenge, is running Oct 7-14. Join us at http://boincstats.com/en/stats/challenge/team/chat/815 |

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2,1954M, 2,1982M, 2,1009+, 2,1019+, XYYXF 139,122, and XYYXF 147,136 factored
(Message 1706)
Posted 15 Sep 2016 by Greg We have completed 2,1954M, 2,1982M, 2,1009+, and 2,1019+ from the Cunningham Project, and 139,122 and 147,136 from the XYYXF project. Details of all of these factorizations are available on the Status of Numbers page. Let's keep it up! [Edited to add 2,1019+] |

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2,1934M factored
(Message 1704)
Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Greg 2,1934M finished tonight. It factored into 102-digit and 123-digit prime numbers. |

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12,271+ is factored
(Message 1703)
Posted 21 Aug 2016 by Greg One more is done. 12,271+ factors into 109-digit and 142-digit prime numbers. Let's keep it up! |

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Two more complete
(Message 1702)
Posted 4 Aug 2016 by Greg Two more Cunningham Most Wanted numbers are done. 7,353+ factors into 89-digit and 152-digit primes, and 7,353- factors into 98-digit and 165-digit primes. |

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And another two are done
(Message 1701)
Posted 4 Aug 2016 by Greg We have finished another two Cunningham Most Wanted numbers. 6,383- factors into 92-digit and 172-digit prime numbers, and 5,422+ factors into 91-digit and 145-digit prime numbers. Let's keep it going! |

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Two more factored
(Message 1700)
Posted 2 Aug 2016 by Greg Two more Cunningham Most Wanted numbers are factored. 3,617- factors into 110-digit and 168-digit prime numbers, and 11,283+ factors into 92-digit and 167-digit prime numbers. Let's keep going! |

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11,283- factored
(Message 1699)
Posted 1 Aug 2016 by Greg NFS@Home has factored 11,283-, a Cunningham Most Wanted number. It factors into 118-digit and 150-digit prime numbers. We have received a small additional allocation of cluster time from TACC, so a few more factorizations will follow shortly. Thanks for your continued contributions! |

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Need Fast Ships, Pirates Ahoy NFS@Home Challenge 7/10 - 7/17
(Message 1690)
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by Greg Anguillan Pirates has issued a NFS@Home challenge July 10-17. See their thread for details, and join the challenge at BOINCStats! And don't worry about the postprocessing backlog. I'll catch up! |

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12,271- completed
(Message 1689)
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by Greg NFS@Home has completed 12,271-, a Cunningham More Wanted number. It factors into 97-digit and 138-digit prime numbers. Thanks to larger than expected sieving contributions we are a little behind in postprocessing, but will catch up soon! Thanks for your continued help, and keep it up! |

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2,1028+ is done
(Message 1675)
Posted 15 May 2016 by Greg NFS@Home has completed 2,1028+, another Cunningham Most Wanted number. It factors into 74-digit and 168-digit prime numbers. We have nearly completed the sieving of 12,271+ and 12,271-. In a change of pace, we are going to factor two large XYYXF numbers then return to the Cunningham project. Thanks for you continued help! |

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Issue with S2p1028?
(Message 1669)
Posted 26 Apr 2016 by Greg This is a result of the too short workunits training the BOINC client to expect them to be short. It should resolve itself shortly. Sorry about that. |

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Both 2,989+ and 2,991+ are complete
(Message 1666)
Posted 25 Apr 2016 by Greg Two more Cunningham Most Wanted numbers are factored. 2,989+, a three way split, is the product of 76-digit, 79-digit, and 96-digit prime numbers. 2,991+ is the product of 75-digit and 150-digit prime numbers. Let's keep going! |

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7,346+ is factored
(Message 1664)
Posted 7 Apr 2016 by Greg Another Cunningham Most Wanted number is factored. 7,346+ is the product of 85-digit and 167-digit prime numbers. Thanks as always! |

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BOINC code upgrade
(Message 1661)
Posted 27 Mar 2016 by Greg Please check now to see if logins work with Windows XP using Chrome or IE 8. Hopefully it is fixed. |

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And 5,419+ is finished
(Message 1660)
Posted 25 Mar 2016 by Greg We have finished one more Cunningham Most Wanted number. 5,419+ is the product of 100-digit and 136-digit prime numbers. Thanks again for your help! |

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5,419- is done
(Message 1659)
Posted 20 Mar 2016 by Greg And another Cunningham Most Wanted number falls. 5,419- is the product of 78-digit and 147-digit prime numbers. I wish you all a happy spring/autumn! |

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Project will be offline Saturday, March 12
(Message 1655)
Posted 2 Mar 2016 by Greg Due to a planned electrical upgrade in the data center, the NFS@Home project will be offline on Saturday, March 12. I am told the upgrade should be completed by the end of the day. We apologize for any inconvenience. |