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Stephen Turner
January 29, 2002 01:56
Re: Keith's SUAP explanation
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On Mon, 28 Jan 2002, Keith C. Ivey wrote:
> So for each letter 
> in the word, one number is included in the xor: 797 for "a", 
> 7101 for "e", 7105 for "i", 7111 for "o", 7117 for "u", 7121 
> for "y", and 70 for anything else.

Bravo! I'm not at all surprised no-one else thought of this operation!

> Andrew's choice of this hole was just right.  Challenging 
> enough to keep people away from their work and families until 
> the last moment, and with multiple promising approaches.

Agreed. The number of completely different solutions is amazing and

Stephen Turner, Cambridge, UK
"This is Henman's 8th Wimbledon, and he's only lost 7 matches." BBC, 2/Jul/01

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