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Re: Primes. Again.

by Codon (Friar)
on Apr 26, 2006 at 07:46 UTC ( #545717=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Primes. Again.

For a really great Primes solution (short, elegant, fast), check out this article by merlyn. It starts with a very basic algorithm, then progresses on to a vector seive. At that point, it looses me in how it actually works, but that didn't stop me from borrowing it to make a program to color a recent Foxtrot comic strip. :-)

Ivan Heffner
Sr. Software Engineer, DAS Lead
WhitePages.com, Inc.


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by inman (Curate) on Apr 26, 2006 at 08:20 UTC

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