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numtheory[mcombine] - Chinese remaindering

Calling Sequence

mcombine(a, ra, b, rb)

Parameters

a, ra, b, rb

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integers

Description

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The mcombine command computes an integer x such that x=ramoda and x=rbmodb, for a and b. If no integer x exists then it returns FAIL.

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For a definition, see Chinese remainder theorem .

Examples

withnumtheory:

mcombine6,5,9,7

FAIL

(1)

mcombine7,4,11,5

60

(2)

See Also

chrem


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