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What is the largest prime factor of the number being input, input might be uint64 for large numbers, out must be double precision?

Thank you to Project Euler Problem 3

46 correct solutions
152 incorrect solutions

Last solution submitted on Aug 20, 2014

3 Comments

Tomasz
on 2 Feb 2012

You should pass the x values as a string. A double precision number cannot resolve all the digits that one needs to solve the test suite problems:
>> x = 321676750829977632;
>> x == x+1
ans =
1

@bmtran
on 2 Feb 2012

I agree that there is an issue with the last test suite problem. passing it as a uint64 would work too.

Franck Dernoncourt
on 2 Feb 2012

Yep I got "Error: Out of memory. Type HELP MEMORY for your options." :-)

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