Reply to post: Re: So "known" primes could be invalidated?

Give a boffin a Xeon and a big GPU, get a new big prime number

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Re: So "known" primes could be invalidated?

So there is a way to prove a prime without checking if every lower prime number is a factor of it. Cool!

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