[RC5] Found the key? Immediate flush!

Scott Dodson scott.dodson at bozax.iainc.net
Fri Jan 15 16:43:31 EST 1999


Scott Wasson wrote:

> >WHY is it fine? There should be an indication to the user that the
> >key has been found.
>
> Then an unscrupulous user could bypass d.net and claim he found the key all
> on his own.  $10,000 all for himself, thank you very much.  Don't think so!

It wouldn't be a bad idea to flush as soon as it detects a connection, or it's
possible for it to flush.  At least that way it will be returned to d.net.  If
it doesn't announce itself, it will go un-noticed, except when it's announced
to everyone.


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