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The first known non-trival executable prime. This number, when written in base 256, is functionally equivalent to a compiled version of Charles Hannum's tiny C implementation of deCSS. Proved prime by Phil Carmody on 10 September 2001. [Carmody and Caldwell]

 

  Submitted: 2001-09-10 17:03:46;   Last Modified: 2008-01-30 11:28:00.



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