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Topic: Prime factorization
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Re: Prime factorization
Posted: Nov 12, 2013 4:25 PM
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On Tuesday, November 12, 2013 1:34:03 PM UTC-5, David Bernier wrote:
> On 11/12/2013 08:35 AM, scattered wrote: >


> Is Pollard rho "capable of producing desired results without wasting materials, time, or energy" ? Probably, if the number is 15 digits or less ... dave -- http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/855/t8d9.png/

But it does waste time. It takes significantly more time than is necessary to achieve the result.

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