[RC5] Keyspace 6B?

Daniel Baker dbaker at jeep.ops.neosoft.com
Mon Jun 22 23:59:22 EDT 1998


> I just noticed that my clients are crunching on blocks from the 0x6B
> keyspace.  0x6B is an odd number, which leads me to believe this is a
> random keyspace.  Is this correct?  I seem to recall that the key
> servers will generate random keys if they run out, so is that what I'm
> seeing?

Yes, very little of the random subspaces are used, so we are assigning
a portion of it since we have to have the keyspace open on the master 
anyway.

Daniel

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