Win95 service (was: Re: [RC5] DES-II-3 [LONG] [Repost])

Me jarmstro at
Wed Sep 2 08:39:08 EDT 1998

-----Original Message-----
From: Lyndon Drake <lyndon at>
To: rc5 at <rc5 at>
Date: Wednesday, 2 September 1998 2:30
Subject: Win95 service (was: Re: [RC5] DES-II-3 [LONG] [Repost])
>Just as an aside, I am running the Windows 95 service version of the rc5
>Looking at the logs, it would appear that the client doesn't save the
>in progress when it quits.  Every time the machine is rebooted, two blocks
>into the bit bucket.  This seems to be a bit of a waste.
>Can anyone suggest a solution?

If you quit the client gracefully, it will save your blocks and pick them up
next time it starts.
Furthermore, if you enable the checkfile for say, every ten minutes, you
will only lose 10 minutes worth at max.

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