Re: [PrimeNumbers] Help me analyze this sequence
- On Friday 11 February 2005 14:23, you wrote:
> Perhaps I'm just making another dumb mistake here, and this sequence isDavid Broadhurst questioned me off-list as to the meaning of this sentence,
> awfully easy to analyze, but I don't think so.
> Basically, I have an integer M which is the product of two large primes (an
> RSA moduli, essentially), and I want to find a random j such that M + j and
> M - j are simultaneously prime.
and upon re-reading it, I have to admit that I don't know what sort of train
of thought was going through my head when I wrote this. I actually seek the
least j such that M + j and M - j are simultaneously prime.
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