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Old 2020-10-23, 08:20   #19
Dec 2017

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Originally Posted by Viliam Furik View Post
That is not a misquote, you are simply talking nonsense. Primes are not composite, that is their definition.

If you mean the Mersenne numbers... Those can be composite. Mersenne primes are a very rare special case of those numbers.
This is what I said

Primes that make numbers from 2^p-1 which are not prime have factors that are prime, sorry for the confusion.
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