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New Years Data to DB - The Idea

Posted 02-28-2019 at 02:33 AM by astrogeek

The initial efforts of all participants in the newyears thread, and comparison and validation of the results produced by the three different approaches to the problem, have led us to agreement that we have indeed found a complete set of solutions. At least complete within the bounds of our combined ability to imagine and test generating expressions to this point!

Knowing what a complete solution set looks like, we have each shifted emphasis from the generating code, to a more critical...
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New Years Puzzle, Fractional Math and More...

Posted 02-08-2019 at 02:10 AM by astrogeek
Updated 02-22-2019 at 04:43 PM by astrogeek (Reorganizing categories)

Updated 2/17: New code now available, minimal expression set, see below...

The continuing saga fo the New Years Puzzle and Programming Challenge.

Member Beryllos who originally opened the thread discovered that some solutions were missed (and possibly other invalid solutions included) as a result of math errors intrinsic to floating point math. They very correctly identified integer math, math using only integer fractions, as the necessary solution. In the face of some...
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