[rc5] RC5-64 v2.6401 client speed vs RC5-56 v2.004

Chris Grantham casper at optima.mme.wsu.edu
Wed Oct 22 23:43:40 EDT 1997

Joey Sum wrote:

> While running the RC5-64 v2.6401 client on my Win95/Cyrix 6x86
> machine,
> I've noticed 2 things:
> 1. The speed of the RC5-64 v2.6401 client (262 kk/s) is slower than
> the RC5-56
> v2.004 (280 kk/s) on my Cyrix 6x86-166+.  In both cases, I use the
> Cyrix
> specific code.

The `0' level of niceness in this Win 32 client is "nicer" than any
previous client. Run the client at a higher priority, and the speed
should pick up, without interfering with other processes.

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