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Old 2006-01-03, 00:34   #1
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"Jason Goatcher"
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Default What is the largest database of all primes from 2 up?

I thought I'd give you this question to chew on: If you start with 2 and find all primes in order, what is the biggest known database of this type?

I don't know the answer and I'm not sure how it would be discovered.

I would also be interested in people's opinions of how big a hard drive you would need to store all the primes from 2 to, say, 2^100 in uncompressed form with a byte between them.
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