[RC5] 2 machines...

gindrup at okway.okstate.edu gindrup at okway.okstate.edu
Tue Jun 16 10:04:30 EDT 1998


     It depends...  Putting 5 (more) IDE drives on any machine isn't 
     particularly likely.  SCSI drives aren't that cheap.  And besides, 
     when did D.Net get any money anyway?
            -- Eric Gindrup ! gindrup at okway.okstate.edu


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Subject: Re: [RC5] 2 machines... 
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Date:    6/15/98 4:36 PM


Daniel Baker wrote:
[snip] 
> The RC5-64 keyspace is divided into 256 56 bit subspaces. 
> A subspace is 67108864 (67.1 megs) bytes, making the full 
> keyspace 17179869184 bytes (17.1 gigs).
> 
> Daniel
> 
     
So with drives as low as 4gig/$200, this is an $1000 problem.  In other 
words, a pittance.
--
Christopher M. Hodson
System Admin (Consultant)
Hewlett Packard Engineering Services Group 
cmh at fpk.hp.com
     [snip]


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