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A separable non-remainder of $\mathbb {H}$
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Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 136 (2008), 4057-4063 Request permission


We prove that there is a compact separable continuum that (consistently) is not a remainder of the real line.
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  • Alan Dow
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd., Charlotte, North Carolina 28223-0001
  • MR Author ID: 59480
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  • Klaas Pieter Hart
  • Affiliation: Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, TU Delft, Postbus 5031, 2600 GA Delft, The Netherlands
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  • Received by editor(s): August 7, 2007
  • Received by editor(s) in revised form: September 19, 2007, and September 25, 2007
  • Published electronically: May 27, 2008
  • Additional Notes: The first author was supported by NSF grant DMS-0554896
  • Communicated by: Julia Knight
  • © Copyright 2008 American Mathematical Society
    The copyright for this article reverts to public domain 28 years after publication.
  • Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 136 (2008), 4057-4063
  • MSC (2000): Primary 54F15; Secondary 03E50, 03E65, 54A35, 54D15, 54D40, 54D65
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  • MathSciNet review: 2425747