I wrote this to address some concerns and as a proof of concept for myself, it is free for your entertainment with no warranties:
I'd appreciate some feedback and experiences around this kind of thing.
Please note the article was written over the weekend when Primecoins dropped to US$3, they are back at US$5, now. I used that window of opportunity (now known as the big BitCoin crash of early December 2013) to trade my Primecoins up to Bitcoins, a method of acquiring this superior currency not often discussed in layman's circles.
Your opinions and thoughts on my written PoC is much appreciated. In particular, I'd like to hear from people using physical server grade hardware (Xeons or RISC chips) to mine (not ASICs or GPUs, yet)?