[RC5] First impressions

Matt Chatterley matt at mpc.dyn.ml.org
Tue Mar 3 17:24:55 EST 1998


On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, RC5 Encryption Effort wrote:
> On Tue, 3 Mar 1998, Matt Chatterley wrote:
> > I've been running RC5/DES on the two home business machines here for some
> > time (currently both p133s, one soon to upgrade to dual K6-233), and have
> > chewed through a fair few blocks.
> 
> Dual K6? AMD says the K6 won't work in a multiprocessor configuration!
> Might want to question the person selling this to you :) This is why I
> sai To Hell With Them All and put together a dual Pro setup :)

Hmm, I was under the impression that they would (whereas K5 would not). Ah
well. So much for what seems to be a good deal. :) Given this, I'll be
looking quite seriously into DEC/alpha as an alternative, I think. :P

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Regards,
	-Matt Chatterley
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