[RC5] How to switch from DES to RC5?

Mike Silbersack silby at silby.com
Sat Jan 9 18:29:26 EST 1999

On Sat, 9 Jan 1999 09:34:28 -0800, Joseph S. O'Connell wrote:

>At the end of the DES Test-I, even when my client said that the test was
>over, it continued processing DES blocks (presumably until all were
>processed and uploaded?).  To switch from DES to RC5, I entered the
>Configuration, unclicked DES, closed and then reopened the client, which
>then started processing RC5.
>Not elegant at all.
>Is there a better way?
>My platform:  Win32 GUI Client v2.7103.426, running on a Pentium with Win98.
>Joe at FiLaw.com

All you had to do was do a network fetch or flush, and then either wait
for the block to end, or restart the client immediately if you were

Mike "Silby" Silbersack
silby at silby.com
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