Re: prime number problem
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "David Broadhurst"
> > Isn't it a special case of the well-known Dirchlet's Theorem?
> Yes, but the poor hurried student wasn't supposed to
> master subtle 19th-century french math in a single
Excuse me but "rendons à l'Allemagne ce qui lui appartient", Dirichlet
was not a French mathematician but was German. However, he
spent significant time in Paris where he met some great mathematicians
like Legendre, Poisson, Laplace or Fourier...