Author: Mattias Andrée <maandree_AT_kth.se>
AuthorDate: Sun May 1 01:20:52 2016 +0200
Commit: Mattias Andrée <maandree_AT_kth.se>
CommitDate: Sun May 1 01:20:52 2016 +0200
zptest.3: why it is called NONPRIME rather than COMPOSITE
Signed-off-by: Mattias Andrée <maandree_AT_kth.se>
diff --git a/man/zptest.3 b/man/zptest.3
index f8193d0..dd35430 100644
_AT_@ -45,7 +45,7 @@ This function will either return:
-is certainly a composite number.
+is certainly a nonprime number (composite).
_AT_@ -70,5 +70,11 @@ the chance that
.IR witness .
+is called just that, rather than COMPOSITE,
+because negative integers, zero, and one are
+neither prime nor composite. (One was historically
+a prime, we do not recognise it as such.)
.SH SEE ALSO
.BR zgcd (3)
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