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Knuth-Schroeppel analysis
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2009-12-20, 00:38
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jasonp
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Using 1 instead of 2 when p divides the multiplier is a trick to account for the factor base containing only one sieve root for p in that case, instead of the usual two roots. I think Contini's thesis first documents the idea.
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