stumblin' in wrote: > It's a glitch, only the first message box shows up for a reply.
Then attach yourself to a usenet server and read and post with a usenet client.
> The fact that it may not be about patterns or algorithms, but > a simple assertion that there does exist an answer for a 4-color > problem, and such an assertion is provable, was a very good point. > Instead of finding a pattern or an algorithm, a program that generates > random numbers found several answers for coloring a map of 4x8 matrix > of 4 rows of countries with 8 countries in each row. > Presence of several answers to 4-color theorem may ensure that the > theorem is provable for all general cases. >
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