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Topic:
Integer Cube
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Last Post:
Jul 31, 2002 6:26 AM




I doubt the solution exists
Posted:
Jul 31, 2002 12:20 AM


Since I am the one who spent 7500+ computer hours searching for the perfect cuboid, and looking carefully at the behavior of the face pentacycles, I rather doubt a perfect cuboid exists, however anyone is welcome to search to 2^64, provided their computer network is fast enough. (it might take more computers than are in existance to do this reasonably since the search was order O n log n thus making the search 10E11 times longer) Do you want to wait 150 billion years?
Randall
P.S. Perhaps this is a good reason why such problems should be tackled with a quantum computer if brute force searches are made.



