20100407, 17:48  #1  
Nov 2008
2·3^{3}·43 Posts 
Fast factorization method or crankery?
Someone has created a project called GIFFS  Great Internet Fast Factorization Search  to "search" for a way of working out the factors of n from the factors of n1. The homepage is here.
I haven't looked through it all, but the fact that they say Quote:


20100407, 18:25  #2  
Just call me Henry
"David"
Sep 2007
Cambridge (GMT/BST)
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20100407, 18:30  #3 
Undefined
"The unspeakable one"
Jun 2006
My evil lair
2·23·137 Posts 
So, it is dead because it has few members, or it has few members because it is dead? Which comes first, the chicken or the egg?
Last fiddled with by retina on 20100407 at 18:31 Reason: My gramdma would have not approved of my grammar. 
20100407, 18:32  #4 
Just call me Henry
"David"
Sep 2007
Cambridge (GMT/BST)
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20100407, 20:58  #5 
Bamboozled!
"πΊππ·π·π"
May 2003
Down not across
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20100408, 02:19  #6 
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Jun 2006
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20100408, 11:51  #7 
Nov 2003
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