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Originally Posted by Raman
So, can you please explain to me up how you derived the 4th degree
polynomial from the 8th degree one for

Substitute x = y + 1/y in the octic and see what you get ...
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Originally Posted by Raman
I am starting to sieve for 10,375 now.
10,312+ is in Linear Algebra and will finish up
within about 12 hours or so
(Matrix has less than 20 million rows!)
EMERGENCY
Also that I can't enter the value of m in the GGNFS
poly file too, because of the fact that
is again not an integer at all

Solve the equation 10^25x = 1 (mod 10^50) in integers. The solution is the integer you want.
Paul