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EllipticCurves :: ellPoint(List,EllipticCurveW)

ellPoint(List,EllipticCurveW) -- A method for defining point on an elliptic curve.

Synopsis

Description

Returns the point of projective coordinates { L#0 : L#1 : L#2 } on the elliptic curve E

i1 : E=ellCurve({1,2,3,4,6},GF(29))

o1 = Elliptic Curve defined by Y^2 + 1 XY + 3 Y = X^3 + 2 X^2 + 4 X + 6( over(GF 29 .))

o1 : EllipticCurveW
i2 : P=ellPoint({1,5,1},E)

o2 = The point ({1, 5, 1}( is not on the((Elliptic Curve defined by Y^2 + 1
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     XY + 3 Y = X^3 + 2 X^2 + 4 X + 6( over(GF 29 .))).)))