[rc5] Lost checked keyblocks

Mike Silbersack silby at execpc.com
Sun Jul 20 02:27:06 EDT 1997


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> During an -update my win32 client came up with the following
> message:
> The proxy says: "Welcome to rc5.best.net.  Happy cracking!"
> <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<Network::Error Bad Data 5
> 
> Obviously it has lost about 15 blocks. The buff-out file
> is also gone. So the question is, if I can send the logfile
> to someone who enters them manually. Another solution would
> be to resubmit them over v1 protocol but I don't know if
> this confuses the keyservers too much. What shall I do?

You're OK - Each '<' is a block that was sent in; a network connection is
established for each block separately.  So, you got
'<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<' blocks submitted, and an error on the
last one or something.

Mike "Silby" Silbersack
silby at execpc.com

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