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Re: Too big?

by danaj (Friar)
on Jan 02, 2016 at 09:50 UTC ( [id://1151678] : note . print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Too big?

primorial returns either a native int or a Math::BigInt object, depending on size. Math::GMPz's new() doesn't like Math::BigInt objects.

One workaround is adding "". before primorial, which will force it into a string regardless of the type. E.g. say Math::GMPz->new("".primorial(53));

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Re^2: Too big?
by robert44444uk (Acolyte) on Jan 02, 2016 at 10:48 UTC
    Many thanks danaj - fix works!