Anything about Riecoin mining goes here! A type of topic are threads about a CPU type. Only post your optimal parameters or show your machine in such topic and create a new one if there is no topic about your CPU, following the same scheme as the current ones. Otherwise you can also discuss about things like the profitability in general or other mining related subjects.
Different CPUs models should be discussed on the same topic if they are of the same architecture, have the same number of cores, and the same cache sizes, for example the 2700X and 3700X will have different topics, while the 3770K and the 3770 should be discussed on the same topic.
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If you are still using rieMiner 0.91, please upgrade Asap to 0.92 (and Riecoin Core 0.20 for Solo Miners)!
In all cases, at the fork, rieMiner 0.92 will restart automatically and start mining 7-tuples. If you did not tune advanced parameters like the PrimeTableLimit or the SieveWorkers, they will automatically be set to new acceptable values for the new PoW parameters and you will not have to take any action.
If you modified the PrimeTableLimit or the SieveWorkers, rieMiner will keep them, but they will likely be far from optimal and you should retune these values.
In general, given the longer Tuple Length and the lower Difficulty, an optimal PrimeTableLimit value will be lower. Before the Fork, a PTL of about 2^33 = 8589934592 (if you had enough RAM) was a good value, but for 7-tuples at Difficulty 840, a good value would rather be around 2^31 = 2147483648. You may still try a larger value, but the benefits would be less important, or performance may even be worse, especially if you have to increase the SieveWorkers.
The new PoW parameters will in general also require more SieveWorkers to avoid CPU Underuse, so you will likely have to increase this number. Remember that increasing this will increase the memory usage.
Do some tests with the Benchmark Mode using a 7-tuple ConstellationPattern (it is already the case with the default setting) at a Difficulty around 840 in order to find and put optimal post Fork values.
The Tuning Guide is still valid and recommended to follow.
If you want to beat a record while mining, read this guide. You will certainly have to lower the PrimeTableLimit and increase the SieveWorkers even more.
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