[RC5] How do we know???
Jo.Hermans at vub.ac.be
Thu Jan 29 14:38:07 EST 1998
At 02:20 PM 1/28/98 -0600, you wrote:
> The clients are designed to give little clue when the key is found.
> This is to prevent an unsavory character finding the key using D.Net
> clients, chopping off his network connection and reporting the key
> "independently" for the full prize.
> At the end of RC5-56 it was commented that the pproxies had a slight
> difference in their logs when the key was found. I'd check the
> archives around 25 October 1997 to be sure.
Yep, I first noted it when my stats-application crashed :) Although I
didn't find the real reason until David called me 2 days later (in the
middle of the night :)
Jo Hermans, System Manager WFS, VUB University, Brussels
Jo.Hermans at vub.ac.be http://dinf.vub.ac.be/~jo/
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Dinf won RC5-56 !
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