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Code Kata: Project Euler #3 + CMake distributions

Posted by md on April 13, 2008

11 is a prime This weekend, I tackled the Project Euler problem #3:
The prime factors of 13195 are 5, 7, 13 and 29. What is the largest prime factor of the number 600851475143 ?
Pretty straightforward: Just test and recurse. Continue reading...

Code Kata: Project Euler #2 with CMake

Posted by md on April 06, 2008

heaven or hell Recently, I started to use the autotools for building a project. But I am really unhappy with it – although a lot of special cases can be handled by the toolchain, it is extremely complex to use and prone to user errors. Auto-Hell, I guess… So, this code kata is dedicated to the alternative CMake package. I have written a simple C++ program to solve problem #2 of Project Euler. Continue reading…