Re: gimps again

From: J. R. Molloy (
Date: Sun Jan 13 2002 - 11:56:25 MST

From: "Spike Jones" <>
> The GIMPS software does a
> sanity check every couple hours and stores the
> intermediate results, so that if the power goes
> down or the computer crashes, the software
> resumes at the last sanity check.

This supplies us with a potent reason to trust AI over the human type.
So, thank you for mentioning it, Spike.

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We move into a better future in proportion as the scientific method
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