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       matho-primes - generate consecutive prime numbers


       matho-primes [start [stop]] ["twin"] ["pal" [base]]
       matho-primes [-t] [-p base] [start [stop]]


       This  command  line  utility  is  optionally  part of the mathomatic(1)
       package.  It quickly computes any number of consecutive  prime  numbers
       using  a  windowing,  memory efficient sieve of Eratosthenes algorithm,
       dumping them to standard output.  They are displayed one prime per line
       in  ascending  order,  unless  the  "twin"  option  is specified, which
       displays only twin primes, two primes per line.

       Generates up to 18 decimal digit primes, or whatever is the  number  of
       digits of precision for a long double in the C compiler used to compile
       this utility.

       A range may be specified on the command line,  otherwise  the  starting
       number  and  the number of primes to output is prompted for.  The range
       is "start" to "stop" inclusive, and "stop"  must  be  greater  than  or
       equal to "start".

       If  the  "-t"  or  "twin" option is specified on the command line, only
       twin primes will be displayed.  Twin primes are two primes that  differ
       in  value  by 2.  Each twin pair is displayed together on the same line
       separated by a space character.

       If the "-p" or "pal" option is specified  on  the  command  line,  only
       palindromic  primes  are  displayed.  Palindromes are symmetrical, they
       read exactly the same forward and backward.  The palindrome number base
       may  be specified, the default is base 10.  The base can be any integer
       greater than 1.


       mathomatic(1), primorial(1), matho-mult(1), matho-sum(1)


       George Gesslein II (