[rc5] Question for beginner

The Man theman at fallout.dyndns.com
Thu Oct 23 18:18:51 EDT 1997


Joe Eversole wrote:

> >But then the algorithm remains the same isn't it? Why we need new
> >clients?
> 
> That, I don't know =)

At minimum, the clients need to deal with 64-bit key numbers instead of
56-bit ones. For example a random block generator needs to return a
block address like 456789AB:C0000000 instead of 456789:A0000000.

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