Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems


Corrigendum and addendum to ‘Linearly recurrent subshifts have a finite number of non-periodic factors’

a1 Laboratoire Amiénois de Mathématiques Fondamentales et Appliquées, CNRS-UMR 6140, Université de Picardie Jules Verne, 33 rue Saint Leu, 80039 Amiens Cedex 01, France (e-mail:

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We prove that a subshift (X,T) is linearly recurrent if and only if it is a primitive and proper S-adic subshift. This corrects Proposition 6 in F. Durand (Ergod. Th. &: Dynam. Sys. 20 (2000), 1061–1078).

(Received January 30 2002)
(Revised May 10 2002)