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Old 2006-08-02, 01:19   #31
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Originally Posted by geoff
The current limit for k is 2^32-1. It is not a simple matter to increase that without affecting the sieve speed for general sequences.
I think the limit is 2^31-1. I tried sieving k=2249392549 using your program it completely screws the k up, printing incorrect factors etc. If the limit is really 2^32 then I think this is a bug.
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