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Topic: Vindication of Goldbach's conjecture
Replies: 74   Last Post: Aug 9, 2012 6:50 PM

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 Pubkeybreaker Posts: 1,683 Registered: 2/12/07
Re: Vindication of Goldbach's conjecture
Posted: Aug 9, 2012 6:50 PM

On Aug 4, 8:44 am, lutt...@gmail.com wrote:
> Le mercredi 1 août 2012 06:35:42 UTC+2, Tim Little a écrit :
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> > On 2012-07-20, lutt...@gmail.com <lutt...@gmail.com> wrote:
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> > > Indeed, a sum of two uneven integers, where at least one of its
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> > > terms is not prime, can be transformed into a sum s of primes by
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> > > adding some even integer n to one of its terms and subtracting the
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> > > same n from its other term.  Those who disagree could give an
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> > > example where this method doesn?t apply.
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> > Quoted for hilarity.  Essentially he's saying, "Goldbach's Conjecture
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> > is proved because you haven't given me a counterexample".
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> > Tim
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> Not exactly, remember what I wrote some time ago:
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> " I am also almost certain that GC is true, but its validity is not
> proved.
> In order to demonstrate that it is false, one could show that a sum of
> two uneven but not prime numbers cannot be transformed into a sum of
> primes by adding and subtracting some even number to/from its terms.
> This doesn't seem to be possible, as the number of Goldbach's pairs
> increases with the magnitude of the sum (cf. Goldbach Comet), because of an
> underlying law.
> It is highly improbable that such law would cease to have effect from
> some particular number. Mathematical logic could even exclude it."
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> Marcel Luttgens- Hide quoted text -
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