We correct and improve a result in , giving the structure of finite primitive linear groups of unbounded base size. This confirms a well-known conjecture of Pyber on base sizes of primitive permutation groups in the case of affine groups whose associated linear group is primitive.
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The authors acknowledge the support of an EPSRC grant. The second author is grateful for the support of ISF grant 754/08 and ERC Advanced Grant 247034 .
- Linear group
- Permutation group