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Message boards : Sieving : Finding primes

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Mason
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Joined: 14 Nov 17
Posts: 1
ID: 947032
Credit: 13,570,404
RAC: 14,361
Found 1 prime in the 2018 Tour de PrimesESP LLR Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (63,759)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (108,649)PPS LLR Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (11,190,746)PSP LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (202,541)SR5 LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (180,521)SGS LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (554,519)TRP LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (423,772)Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (303,310)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (291,639)AP 26/27 Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (113,204)GFN Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (132,927)
Message 112182 - Posted: 8 Dec 2017 | 5:41:01 UTC

Im new to this and I was wondering is GCW seiving Actually looking for primes?

JimBProject donor
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Posts: 912
ID: 107307
Credit: 974,074,244
RAC: 85,572
Discovered 1 mega prime321 LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,671,514)Cullen LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,031,868)ESP LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,064,082)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,038,750)PPS LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,000,220)PSP LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (7,639,762)SoB LLR Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (42,604,648)SR5 LLR Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (11,829,173)SGS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,070,105)TRP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,291,092)Woodall LLR Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,046,412)321 Sieve Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,032,608)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,002,919)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (20,005,451)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (52,042,965)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,341,676)TRP Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,070,804)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,742,251)GFN Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (50,000,251)PSA Double Gold: Earned 500,000,000 credits (728,547,693)
Message 112183 - Posted: 8 Dec 2017 | 6:01:08 UTC - in response to Message 112182.

No. Sieving is eliminating candidates by proving that they're not prime. That means fewer candidates to test for primality with LLR.

Message boards : Sieving : Finding primes

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