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Old 2020-10-22, 05:21   #2
VBCurtis
 
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This is the slowest form of trial factoring available. You have exhibited zero knowledge of the structure of mersenne factors.

You've never seen "2kp+1"? You could start there.

EDIT: Wait, there are likely even slower trial factoring methods available- I forget how weird some of the inventions are around here....

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