20051010, 20:11  #1 
Sep 2005
127 Posts 
New Prime Test allows reuse exps (eg GIMPS)?
Perform all calculations mod 2^n, suitable fixed n, (rather than mod p) allowing reuse exp:
Wanless' Theorem http://www.bearnol.pwp.blueyonder.co...h/wanless.html 
20051010, 20:22  #2 
"Nancy"
Aug 2002
Alexandria
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This so goes in the Miscellaneous forum.
Alex 
20051010, 20:42  #3 
∂^{2}ω=0
Sep 2002
República de California
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By one of our favorite Miscellaneous thread authors, no less.

20051011, 04:55  #4 
Cranksta Rap Ayatollah
Jul 2003
641 Posts 
omg. Wanless? Hasn't this guy been cranking away in sci.math for YEARS? I thought the 999999.... thing looked familiar.
Man, he's right up there with JSH. 
20051011, 10:24  #5  
Bamboozled!
"𒉺𒌌𒇷𒆷𒀭"
May 2003
Down not across
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Before anyone else spends too much time on this particular proposal, I would ask you to suggest a value for a suitable fixed n. Give us something to work on and we will likely make rather faster progress. Paul 

20051011, 20:56  #6  
∂^{2}ω=0
Sep 2002
República de California
2·13·443 Posts 
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http://groups.yahoo.com/group/primen.../message/15340 ...and here's a typical crank thread in which the crank winds up talking to himself, and finding that he and himself are in perfect agreement, no less: http://schools.mylounge.com/archive/...p/t71818.html Last fiddled with by ewmayer on 20051011 at 21:03 

20051020, 12:55  #7  
Sep 2005
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20051020, 13:21  #8  
May 2003
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HTH, HAND, Phil 

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