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The P = NP problem is a famous open problem in computer science, first formally stated in 1971, that is also one of the Clay Institute's Millennium Prize Problems. Roughly speaking, it asks whether problems whose solutions can be verified efficiently can also be solved efficiently.

When will P = NP be settled?

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