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Re^3: a close prime number

by chromatic (Archbishop)
on Feb 13, 2005 at 21:41 UTC ( #430642=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: a close prime number
in thread a close prime number

I don't necessarily think of it as magic; I didn't know what the supplicant would consider a "close" number nor did I know which prime number finding algorithm he might find acceptable.

It's not really a joke answer. It's how I would divide the problem if I were doing it.

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