Thread: P-1 Stage 2
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Old 2004-04-08, 13:06   #5
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Originally Posted by dave_0273
Wouldn't it just be B1 - and that can be found in pminus1.txt that comes out in the weekly files??
As described on the math page http://www.mersenne.org/math.htm, stage 1 calculates 3 raised to a large power mod the Mersenne number. Stage 2 requires this residue to work.
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