20170923, 20:18  #309 
"Dylan"
Mar 2017
2×293 Posts 
k = 17851 reached n = 500k, and the primes and residues were posted in the "Post small primes..." thread. I am releasing this k.

20171202, 19:46  #310 
"Dylan"
Mar 2017
1001001010_{2} Posts 
Taking k = 17849 from n = 1 M.

20180531, 04:59  #311 
"Jiahao He"
May 2018
China
2×3×7 Posts 
Reserve 1501946985.
Grotex. 
20180602, 11:35  #312 
"Jiahao He"
May 2018
China
101010_{2} Posts 
k = 1501946985 reached n = 100k, and get primes:
1501946985*2^526131 1501946985*2^678321 1501946985*2^805771 1501946985*2^840241 1501946985*2^865441 now going to n = 200k 
20180618, 03:40  #313  
"Jiahao He"
May 2018
China
52_{8} Posts 
Quote:
1501946985*2^1075441 1501946985*2^1424611 I release this k 

20190530, 07:09  #314 
"Vasiliy"
Apr 2017
Ukraine
3^{2}×7 Posts 
2641908225
Reserving 2641908225
Prethanks 
20200301, 03:05  #315 
"Dylan"
Mar 2017
2×293 Posts 

20200318, 02:52  #316 
"Alexander"
Nov 2008
The Alamo City
2·379 Posts 
For lack of a better place to post my ongoing reservations, I'll dump them here. The mods can move this post if necessary.
I'm reserving:
All of these reservations, except for the RPS drive k's, are either already up on PrimeWiki or will be shortly. The RPS drive k's will be posted along with the data from the respective drives at a later date. 
20200319, 05:47  #317 
"Alexander"
Nov 2008
The Alamo City
1366_{8} Posts 
I'll also tack on k=14549535 for 125k < n < 300k as a doublecheck.

20200325, 15:45  #318 
Random Account
Aug 2009
1980_{10} Posts 
Q.: Is there a good generalized way to search for available k's?
This is what I do. I will use "9999" as an example. I will do an entire forum search for "k=9999." Then I would follow that was just "9999." If there are a lot of hits, I look at each and use my browsers' "Find on this page" feature to search. I check the "Top 5000" web site, and the Wiki Riesel Prime database. RPS appears to stay below any Nash value < 1000. It is hard to determine what their k ceiling is at any given time. NPLB, it is difficult to see what they are working on. That area is not updated often. After all this, if I find nothing concrete, I assume any k I search for is fairgame. If there are other places to look, I would like to know what they are. Bottom line: I do not want to step on anyone's toes by running something another person is working on. End of story... 
20200325, 17:14  #319 
Dec 2011
After milion nines:)
2^{3}·5·37 Posts 
Take any k above 10001 and I am sure 99% you will not in that case step on anyone others theritory
Also you have other base then two and software to make sieve for any home project. In other words, you have near countess combination, choose one Last fiddled with by pepi37 on 20200325 at 17:16 
Thread Tools  
Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Post primes and progress too small for Top5000 here  Kosmaj  Riesel Prime Search  465  20210827 16:00 
Sieving with powers of small primes in the Small Prime variation of the Quadratic Sieve  mickfrancis  Factoring  2  20160506 08:13 
Best Work for Finding Primes  Unregistered  Information & Answers  9  20120624 13:50 
Which settings to choose for best work?  jmb1982  Software  2  20090407 09:33 
newbie question  finding small factors of very large numbers  NeoGen  Math  7  20070313 00:04 