[RC5] Minor bug with rc5des client (linux)

Tim Charron tcharron at interlog.com
Tue Jan 13 19:02:23 EST 1998


> It appears that if the network is unavaible and buff-in.des is empty, then
> the client will psudo-freeze.  (That is to say, you still get "**break**",
> but nothing else will happen).  Also, a related question: Under what
> circumstances will the client fall-back on your non-prefered contest?  (IE
> Will it switch cores instead of doing random blocks?)

If you configure des as your preference, then...
	The client will attempt to download des blocks 
	If that fails, it will download rc5 blocks.
	If that fails, it will generate a random rc5 block.

-- Tim

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