Re: intent of package seti@home
On Thu, Apr 22, 1999 at 07:39:40AM -0700, Joel Klecker wrote:
> BTW, if anyone is looking for something to use your idle CPU time for
> that at least lets you see the source, see
And while finding the 38th Mersenne number, you may find the 38th perfect
Sorry, but if you don't get this joke you'll need a refresh lecture on
number theory :)
 A number n is perfect if the sum of all its divisors is 2*n.
For example, 1|6, 2|6, 3|6 6|6, 1+2+3+6=12=2*6.
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