PrimeGrid
Please visit donation page to help the project cover running costs for this month

Toggle Menu

Join PrimeGrid

Returning Participants

Community

Leader Boards

Results

Other

drummers-lowrise

Advanced search

Message boards : Proth Prime Search : Computer ID --- ???

Author Message
Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15741 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 10:44:34 UTC

For the last 30 or so PPS WU's I have been up against a strange host that always gets the WU 1 hour before I do -- reports back always in exactly 1 hour and does all WU's in exactly 600secs ---

What Gives ?? What is this???

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

Profile [SG]Puzzle-PeterProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 14 Jun 08
Posts: 374
ID: 24128
Credit: 92,652,187
RAC: 0
Discovered the World's First base 68 Generalized Cullen prime!!!Eliminated 4 conjecture "k"s321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (517,694)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (22,649)PPS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,716,757)PSP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,255,162)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,529,355)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (79,385)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,673)Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (360,820)321 Sieve Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,641)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,449,647)PPS Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,110,585)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (75,714)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (54,880)AP 26/27 Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,894)PSA Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (78,365,420)
Message 15742 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 10:54:18 UTC

Maybe this is how workunits from PRPnet are imported into BOINC?
____________
There are only 10 kinds of people - those who understand binary and those who don't

Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15743 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 11:01:18 UTC - in response to Message 15742.

Maybe this is how workunits from PRPnet are imported into BOINC?


Hi Peter -- Don't know?? -- I thought it was just on my i7 host but it is on all my hosts -- is anyone else seeing this same situation?? -- computer ID is (---)

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

vasmProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Dec 08
Posts: 47
ID: 32604
Credit: 990,892
RAC: 0
321 LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,190)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (23,978)PPS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (50,765)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (11,013)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (16,508)SR5 LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,703)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,005)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,303)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (11,537)321 Sieve Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,060)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (22,668)PPS Sieve Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (260,686)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (40,185)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,280)AP 26/27 Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (149,718)GFN Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (45,568)PSA Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (271,875)
Message 15745 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 11:22:10 UTC

Check this thread and mainly this post by Rytis

Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15746 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 11:30:58 UTC - in response to Message 15745.
Last modified: 21 May 2009 | 11:47:00 UTC

Check this thread and mainly this post by Rytis



Thanx vasm -- I do remember this thread now --- I have seen this only on odd ocassions in the past --- never on 400 consecutive WU's on all 17 hosts before.

One odd thing is that with my very low work cache I have shown up as the initial checker in about 50% of the WU's -- so I am now both double checker AND initial reporter against the dummy WU ??

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

vasmProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 6 Dec 08
Posts: 47
ID: 32604
Credit: 990,892
RAC: 0
321 LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,190)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (23,978)PPS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (50,765)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (11,013)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (16,508)SR5 LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,703)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,005)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (10,303)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (11,537)321 Sieve Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,060)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (22,668)PPS Sieve Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (260,686)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (40,185)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,280)AP 26/27 Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (149,718)GFN Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (45,568)PSA Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (271,875)
Message 15748 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 11:49:22 UTC - in response to Message 15746.

Thanx vasm -- I do remember this thread now --- I have seen this only on odd ocassions in the past --- never on 400 consecutive WU's on all 17 hosts before.

Yes, probably someone has done extensive work on a Proth range and now that Primegrid reached that range it's mainly double-checking until we get through.

Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15749 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 12:03:22 UTC - in response to Message 15748.

Yes, probably someone has done extensive work on a Proth range and now that Primegrid reached that range it's mainly double-checking until we get through.



Sorry vasm -- I was editing when you replied -- (EDIT)

One odd thing is that with my very low work cache I have shown up as the initial checker in about 50% of the WU's -- so I am now both double checker AND initial reporter against 50% of the dummy WU's ??

(EDIT)

This is what had me confused -- if it was a double check then how could I be first to report???

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

Profile [SG]Puzzle-PeterProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 14 Jun 08
Posts: 374
ID: 24128
Credit: 92,652,187
RAC: 0
Discovered the World's First base 68 Generalized Cullen prime!!!Eliminated 4 conjecture "k"s321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (517,694)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (22,649)PPS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,716,757)PSP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,255,162)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,529,355)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (79,385)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,673)Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (360,820)321 Sieve Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,641)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,449,647)PPS Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,110,585)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (75,714)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (54,880)AP 26/27 Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,894)PSA Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (78,365,420)
Message 15750 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 12:07:18 UTC

Expect quite a bit of these once we reach higher n ranges :D
____________
There are only 10 kinds of people - those who understand binary and those who don't

Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15751 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 12:33:21 UTC - in response to Message 15750.

Expect quite a bit of these once we reach higher n ranges :D



Hi Peter -- thats a mighty impressive RAC you are showing there ---

Aggh Well --we have been through searched ranges before -- I'm assuming that if I beat the dummy computer and report first then I get the initial finders points on any primes --- they just won't be reportable

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

Profile [SG]Puzzle-PeterProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 14 Jun 08
Posts: 374
ID: 24128
Credit: 92,652,187
RAC: 0
Discovered the World's First base 68 Generalized Cullen prime!!!Eliminated 4 conjecture "k"s321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (517,694)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (22,649)PPS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,716,757)PSP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,255,162)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,529,355)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (79,385)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,673)Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (360,820)321 Sieve Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,641)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,449,647)PPS Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,110,585)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (75,714)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (54,880)AP 26/27 Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (42,894)PSA Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (78,365,420)
Message 15752 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 14:51:08 UTC
Last modified: 21 May 2009 | 14:52:51 UTC

DoES - we're doublechecking all the time, the only difference is that via BOINC it's done almost simultanously. If you're really after reportables you might want to do PRPnet or offline crunching - you'll always be first to do a WU. Don't know about initial finder and double checker points though. If I understood correctly, the primes might not even be sent out again via BOINC. But I'd prefer one of the admins to answer this.

BTW - my RAC is much higher than my average daily work. The formula doesn't cope very well with big chunks of credits being granted as it happens when you participate in offline sieving.
____________
There are only 10 kinds of people - those who understand binary and those who don't

Profile DoESProject donor
Volunteer tester
Avatar
Send message
Joined: 11 Oct 08
Posts: 779
ID: 30382
Credit: 74,302,485
RAC: 0
Discovered 1 Fermat divisor321 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (428,241)Cullen LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (13,527)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,285,770)PSP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (25,590)SoB LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (64,434)SGS LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (37,858)TRP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (28,770)Woodall LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (21,547)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,268,579)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (65,056,064)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (77,216)TRP Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (30,429)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (960,939)
Message 15753 - Posted: 21 May 2009 | 15:32:55 UTC - in response to Message 15752.

DoES - we're doublechecking all the time, the only difference is that via BOINC it's done almost simultanously. If you're really after reportables you might want to do PRPnet or offline crunching - you'll always be first to do a WU. Don't know about initial finder and double checker points though. If I understood correctly, the primes might not even be sent out again via BOINC. But I'd prefer one of the admins to answer this.



Peter -- I have been crunching away at PPS LLR for 6 months continuous -- I crunch whaterver comes -- reportable or not reportable --who cares -- From PM's I have had from John on this thread I think I see what PG is trying to do with the "dummy" computer--- Stay happy my friend & good crunching ---

DoES
____________
Member of AtP

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?"
Albert Einstein

Message boards : Proth Prime Search : Computer ID --- ???

[Return to PrimeGrid main page]
DNS Powered by DNSEXIT.COM
Copyright © 2005 - 2020 Rytis Slatkevičius (contact) and PrimeGrid community. Server load 1.91, 2.09, 2.07
Generated 27 Jan 2020 | 6:14:02 UTC