Advanced Set Programming

  • Paul Cockshott
  • Kenneth Renfrew
Part of the Springer Professional Computing book series (SPC)


Let us look at a simple but practical algorithm that uses sets. The algorithm is a very old one for finding prime numbers and is shown in Alg. 38.


Hash Function Unique Word Index File ASCII Character Ordinal Type 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Cockshott
    • 1
  • Kenneth Renfrew
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computing ScienceUniversity of GlasgowGlasgowUK
  2. 2.Crookhill FarmAyrshireUK

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