by **danny** » December 15th, 2017, 4:08 pm

muzik wrote:Approximately how long will it take to census all (2^256?) unique C1 soups on b3s23 on Catagolue?

2^256 is 115792089237316195423570985008687907853269984665640564039457584007913129639936, which is comparable to the amount of atoms in the universe, so assuming your computer runs at a solid 1300 soups a second, it would take a bit over 89070837874858611864285373083606082964053834358185049261121218467625484338 seconds, which is just over 1484513964580976864404756218060101382734230572636417487685353641127091405 minutes, which is a smidgen over 24741899409682947740079270301001689712237176210606958128089227352118190 hours, which is a bit over 1030912475403456155836636262541737071343215675441956588670384473004924 days, which, assuming a year is 365.25 days (it's a bit under, but that doesn't matter considering the scale of numbers we're using), would take a total of

~2822484532247655457458278610654995404088201712366753151732743252580 years to check through all of them, assuming my math is correct.

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