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Re: [PrimeNumbers] Polynomial that generates only primes...for the first 51 values

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  • Mike Oakes
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      --- In primenumbers@yahoogroups.com, "Jens Kruse Andersen"
      <jens.k.a@g...> wrote:
      > Dr. Michael Hartley wrote:
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Dr. Michael Hartley" <michael@k...>
      > To: "Jens Kruse Andersen" <jens.k.a@r...>; <undisclosed-
      recipients:;>
      > Cc: <primenumbers@yahoogroups.com>
      > Sent: Thursday, July 31, 2003 3:45 AM
      > Subject: RE: Re: [PrimeNumbers] Polynomial that generates only
      primes...for
      > the first 51 values
      >
      >
      > > Congrats!
      > >
      > > I noticed your polynomial is also prime for a few negative values
      of x.
      > >
      > > By substituting x = t-6, you can get
      > >
      > > 2*t^2-112*t+1597 which is prime for t in [0..56]
      > >
      > > Once again, congrats.. :-)
      > >
      > >
      > > -----Original Message-----
      > > From: Jens Kruse Andersen [mailto:jens.k.a@r...]
      > > Sent: 31 July 2003 02:55
      > > To: undisclosed-recipients:;
      > > Subject: Re: [PrimeNumbers] Polynomial that generates only
      primes...for the
      > first 51 values
      > >
      > >
      > > Gary Chaffey wrote:
      > > > I have found that 2*x^2-88*x+997 generates primes for
      > > > x in [0,50]
      > >
      >
      > I have not e-mailed you. Yesterday I also received the mail you
      quote,
      > allegedly from myself!
      > Someone on the primenumbers list must have a virus picking
      addresses from the
      > host computer and sending mails in my name. That has happened
      before for
      > others. This stupid virus mailed me with me as sender. The above
      shows the
      > virus gives the sender address jens.k.a@r... where my address is
      > jens.k.a@g...
      > The mail I got was 98 kb with an attached file, probably a virus.
      If anyone
      > receives big unexpected mails claiming to come from me then delete
      them
      > without opening them - kind of makes it dangerous to request my
      tuplet
      > finder :-(
      > If you have already opened a mail, do a virus scan. The only I have
      > sent a true mail with attached files is Paul Jobling. The virus may
      pick other
      > sender addresses so look out.
      >
      > --
      > Jens Kruse Andersen


      Hi
      Today I got the email which follows, which seems to be an
      interception by AOL of a message which was attempting to reach me.
      Maybe its contents are of some use to people who know about viruses
      and suchlike?
      Mike Oakes


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      From: "Jens Kruse Andersen" <jens.k.a@...>
      Subject: Re: [PrimeNumbers] Polynomial that generates only
      primes...for the first 51 values
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