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Old 2020-12-02, 09:03   #204
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Originally Posted by robert44444uk View Post
I ran the program - it took about 2 seconds to produce the results below. It needs code in there to sort the file by absolute value of remaining candidates.

My strategy looked at a range of 1 million and sieved lightly over many $mult (typically 1 to 20000) to get the candidates that left the smallest remaining values for pfgw. I had a separate program for that.
You are going to love my prime-gap code; It does similar things but is very fast and has good debug info to help choose constants.
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