Math::NumSeq::Powerful -- numbers with certain prime powers
my $seq = Math::NumSeq::Powerful->new (powerful_type => 'some',
power => 2);
my ($i, $value) = $seq->next;
This is integers with a minimum prime power. The powerful_type option (a string) can be
"some" some exp >= power
"all" all exp >= power
The default is "some" and power=2, which means there must be some prime factor which is a square or higher,
# default powerful_type="some" power=2
4, 8, 9, 12, 16, 18, 20, ...
These are the non-squarefrees. The squarefrees have no square factor, and these non-squarefrees have at least one square factor. (Sometimes this is called "squareful" but this can be confused with the "all" style where all primes must be a square or better.)
The "all" option with power=2 demands that all primes are square or higher.
1, 4, 8, 9, 16, 25, 27, 32, 36, ...
Notice for example 12=2*2*3 is excluded because its prime factor 3 is not squared or better. 1 is included on the basis that it has no prime factors.
See "FUNCTIONS" in Math::NumSeq for behaviour common to all sequence classes.
$seq = Math::NumSeq::Powerful->new (powerful_type => $str, power => $integer)
Create and return a new sequence object. powerful_type can be
"some" (the default)
power must be 2 or more.
$bool = $seq->pred($value)
Return true if $value has prime powers of the given type.
Math::NumSeq, Math::NumSeq::Squares, Math::NumSeq::Cubes, Math::NumSeq::PowerPart
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perl -MCPAN -e shell
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