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321 LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,130,571)Cullen LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,040,598)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,019,489)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,088,286)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,303)PSP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,420,512)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,071,208)SR5 LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,035,801)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,436,075)TRP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,352,100)Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,059,108)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (207,387)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,025,618)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (50,423,451)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,227,972)TRP Sieve (suspended) Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,021,659)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,196,446)GFN Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (52,654,727)PSA Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (43,287,527)
Message 107465 - Posted: 30 Apr 2017 | 12:41:00 UTC
Last modified: 30 Apr 2017 | 12:46:12 UTC

Primorial May the 4th Be With You Challenge - 4th-9th May 2017

Announced is a 5 day Primorial challenge from the 4th till 9th of May, starting at 12:00 UTC and ending at 12:00 UTC.

"A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.…"

Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise, centered on a film series created by George Lucas. The main story arc in the films traces the rise, fall and redemption of Anakin Skywalker, mirrored by political events occurring on a galactic scale. As Anakin is seduced by the dark side, the Republic slides into despotism and war; when Anakin reclaims the Jedi values of peace and justice, the evil Empire that supplanted the Republic is overthrown by the Rebel Alliance.

The strong appeal of the Star Wars story probably accounts for its enduring popularity; it has also been postulated that this popularity is based on nostalgia. Many Star Wars fans first saw the films as children, and the revolutionary (for the time) special effects and simple, Manichean story made a profound impact.

May 4 is celebrated as Star Wars Day, an easy pun on the catchphrase "May the Force be with you". The following day, May 5, has come to be called "Revenge of the Fifth", a play on Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith. On this day, fans join the "Dark Side" by celebrating the Sith Lords from the Star Wars series.

The largest known Primorial prime is 1098133# - 1 found in March 2012 by James P. Burt, a Primegrid searcher who's, "Looking for Primes :)". Leading edge of the Primorial prime search now up to 2,510,533 on both the plus and minus side.

More about the Primorial prime search can be found here. News and infos about the PRPNet client can be found here.

To take part, you have to activate the following lines in prpclient.ini:

server=PRS:100:1:prpnet.primegrid.com:12008

Remember you also need to run the "install", "update" and "start" batch file for the appropriate number of cores on your PC. Give it a go before the challenge to iron out any problems.

Stats will be available 15 minutes after the start at the well known place here.

All previous PRPNet challenge stats can be found here.

May the Force be with you!
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321 LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,130,571)Cullen LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,040,598)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,019,489)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,088,286)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,303)PSP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,420,512)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,071,208)SR5 LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,035,801)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,436,075)TRP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,352,100)Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,059,108)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (207,387)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,025,618)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (50,423,451)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,227,972)TRP Sieve (suspended) Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,021,659)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,196,446)GFN Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (52,654,727)PSA Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (43,287,527)
Message 107613 - Posted: 4 May 2017 | 1:08:08 UTC

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321 LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,130,571)Cullen LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,040,598)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,019,489)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,088,286)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,303)PSP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,420,512)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,071,208)SR5 LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,035,801)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,436,075)TRP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,352,100)Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,059,108)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (207,387)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,025,618)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (50,423,451)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,227,972)TRP Sieve (suspended) Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,021,659)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,196,446)GFN Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (52,654,727)PSA Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (43,287,527)
Message 107627 - Posted: 4 May 2017 | 12:10:11 UTC

The Challenge has started!

Last prime found on this port:
PrimeFinder on PRPNet-port PRS last hit 1886 days ago by jpaul
1098133#-1 found Monday 05th of March 2012 06:15:35 AM
"The Force is strong with this one."

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321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (636,742)Cullen LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (506,692)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,654)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (613,949)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,158,608)PSP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,076,339)SoB LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (539,154)SR5 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (744,964)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,108,426)TRP LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (594,457)Woodall LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (500,901)321 Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (44,377)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,967,439)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,818,632)PPS Sieve Double Bronze: Earned 100,000,000 credits (195,271,606)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (627,444)TRP Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,956,401)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (11,683,857)GFN Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (7,100,702)PSA Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (86,661,254)
Message 107630 - Posted: 4 May 2017 | 13:26:22 UTC

stats seems to run in regular mode.
I hope no one sends the order 66 to my server ;-)
good luck to all and May the 4th be with u
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321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (855,181)Cullen LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,493,692)ESP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,733,449)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (712,977)PPS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,936,398)PSP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,675,187)SoB LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (656,280)SR5 LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,330,408)SGS LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,189,809)TRP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,460,291)Woodall LLR Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (128,177)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,905,079)PPS Sieve Double Bronze: Earned 100,000,000 credits (105,188,684)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (164,235)TRP Sieve (suspended) Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,142,550)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (11,793,431)GFN Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (27,897,244)PSA Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (993,462)
Message 107633 - Posted: 4 May 2017 | 14:23:05 UTC

Is their a BOINC Project for Windows?
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321 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (636,742)Cullen LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (506,692)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,654)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (613,949)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,158,608)PSP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,076,339)SoB LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (539,154)SR5 LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (744,964)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,108,426)TRP LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (594,457)Woodall LLR Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (500,901)321 Sieve (suspended) Bronze: Earned 10,000 credits (44,377)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (4,967,439)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,818,632)PPS Sieve Double Bronze: Earned 100,000,000 credits (195,271,606)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Gold: Earned 500,000 credits (627,444)TRP Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,956,401)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (11,683,857)GFN Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (7,100,702)PSA Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (86,661,254)
Message 107634 - Posted: 4 May 2017 | 14:30:05 UTC
Last modified: 4 May 2017 | 14:31:48 UTC

no - there is no BOINC-client for this challenge
we use the PRPNet-client inside Project Staging Area
more about the client in this thread here
the PRPNet-client for windows is described there, too
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Message 107665 - Posted: 5 May 2017 | 15:09:03 UTC - in response to Message 107465.

The largest known Primorial prime is 1098133# - 1 found in March 2012 by James P. Burt, a Primegrid searcher who's, "Looking for Primes :)". Leading edge of the Primorial prime search now up to 2,510,533 on both the plus and minus side.


That prime is also the only known primorial prime still on the top 5000 (currently ranked 2032nd).

We are testing much larger numbers now, of course. For any prime P not under 2303867, the number P# has more than one million decimal figures, so we are searching for megaprimes here!

/JeppeSN

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321 LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,130,571)Cullen LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,040,598)ESP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,019,489)Generalized Cullen/Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,088,286)PPS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,002,303)PSP LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,420,512)SoB LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,071,208)SR5 LLR Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,035,801)SGS LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,436,075)TRP LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,352,100)Woodall LLR Amethyst: Earned 1,000,000 credits (1,059,108)Cullen/Woodall Sieve (suspended) Silver: Earned 100,000 credits (207,387)Generalized Cullen/Woodall Sieve Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (2,025,618)PPS Sieve Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (50,423,451)Sierpinski (ESP/PSP/SoB) Sieve (suspended) Ruby: Earned 2,000,000 credits (3,227,972)TRP Sieve (suspended) Turquoise: Earned 5,000,000 credits (5,021,659)AP 26/27 Jade: Earned 10,000,000 credits (10,196,446)GFN Emerald: Earned 50,000,000 credits (52,654,727)PSA Sapphire: Earned 20,000,000 credits (43,287,527)
Message 107765 - Posted: 9 May 2017 | 12:33:28 UTC

The Challenge has ended. Congratulation to Grebuloner and The_Knights_Who_Say_Ni!

The top of the challenge rankings is as follows:

top users 1 Grebuloner 3,816,203 2 Williamd007 1,355,888 3 Lumiukko 1,194,328 4 mattozan 961,059 5 Paperboy 638,925 top teams 1 The_Knights_Who_Say_Ni! 5,172,092 2 Aggie_The_Pew 1,277,524 3 PrimeSearchTeam 1,206,236 4 AMD_Users 425,802 5 BOINC@Poland 401,622

Collectively 874 WUs were done by 24 competitors from 14 Teams and the leading edge advanced from 2,510,533 to past 2,518,367 on both the plus and minus sides.

Well done to everyone who participated. See you in the May, 27 Prime Search Challenge!
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Message 107781 - Posted: 10 May 2017 | 15:14:21 UTC

static link to the stats: http://u-g-f.de/PRPNet/2017_05_PRS_Challenge.html
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