[RC5] Strange Keyrates

Marc Sissom marcus at teleteam.net
Sat Jun 13 18:33:06 EDT 1998

Robert stucke wrote:
> I have a Cyrix 6x86 200+ and it's running Freebsd. When it's the only
> thing running I get about 250000 keys a sec. Anything else running, or
> course makes it slow down, except my irc client. I get 280000 keys a sec
> when it is running.

No, but you have some kind of overhead.
My 6x86 PR166+(133MHz) turns >300K on an essentially
idle system. A PR233MX(188MHz M2) does >400K.

Linux 2.0.30/34 kernels
RC5DES v2.7016.399 mt
Cyrix 6x86 core
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