The Erdos-Strauss Conjecture

MathematicalPhysicist

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did someone proove this conjecture or is still just a conjecture?
 

selfAdjoint

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According to a google search one Alan Swett says he has proved it for all n < 10^14. I can't verify the proof.
 
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This sounds interesting

but can you people put up links so the rest of us can check things out.
 

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Originally posted by selfAdjoint
According to a google search one Alan Swett says he has proved it for all n < 10^14. I can't verify the proof.
where can i find the proof?
 

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Geez, can't anybody google?

Here is Swett's account of it. Enjoy.
 

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