13945Re: [PrimeNumbers] Infinite primes-> a Turing Machine prime sieve that never stops?
- Nov 3, 2003At 10:37 PM 11/3/2003, Nathan Russell wrote:
>Equally, there are infinitely many integers, or even numbers, but there isYes, and there is another thing which sometimes causes confusion, which
>no one infinite integer
might be at work here. That is the difference between something being
"unbounded" and it being "infinite". The size of integers/primes is
unbounded but that doesn't mean that the size can be infinite. Every
particular integer/prime is finite. There are an infinite number of them.
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