[RC5] How do we know???

Dave Avery cwax at pacbell.net
Wed Jan 28 12:08:28 EST 1998


Mark Pulver wrote:
> 
> I'm a bit confused...
> 
> How will we know when the key is hit? Does the client know or ??? Does the
> person holding the key get an email, fireworks from the local client, a
> log
> entry?

the client knows it has a "possable" hit, and reports the block
the the servers, the server reports the block to the d.n admins
who test the key with the entire message and if it works will 
contact you at your email address or track you down from the
ip address. 

dave


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