[rc5] Java and RC5

David W. Murphy 910536m at dragon.acadiau.ca
Tue Nov 11 12:15:50 EST 1997


> 
> Joseph Fisk wrote:
> > 
> > On Tue, 11 Nov 1997, The Man wrote:
> > 
> > > Justin Cave wrote:
> > >
> > > On my PII-266, Linux, NS4.03, I get ~1600 keys/sec, a factor of
> > _210_
> > > slower than my usual half-speed rate of 330k. I'll keep my assembly
> > > version.
> > 
> > I think the purpose of the Java client is to help spread the word
> > about RC5 rather than become a viable substitute for the assembly
> > core.
> 
> Indeed, it could also provide prressure for improvement in the
> various slow VMs if it did not already exist. I got this:
> 
>         136886 keys/sec
> 
> These results from a ppro 233, nt4, nsc4.01, running as a light
> weight disk server, pproxy server for rc5, internal web service,
> etc. 'Normal' perf for the rc5 w32gui is ~500K.


 just out of curiousity.. anyone mind if I port that java client to
Smalltalk? (I'm bored this morning..)
dave

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