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This problem is about Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) which is explained at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reverse_Polish_notation.

Using RPN with operators chosen from the set {+,-,×,÷}, what is the smallest positive integer

which cannot be made from the string of digits 123456789 (in that order) with eight operators

interspersed to make a well-formed RPN expression?

As an RPN example, the string 12+3+4+5+6+7+8+9 evaluates to 45, 123456789++++++++ evaluates to 45,

1234+-5/67××-89++ evaluates to 60, and 123456789-+-+-+-+ evaluates to 1.

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This RPN is too complicated to me :wacko:

By the way, the link you posted is misspelled. You need to remove the dot in the end.

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