[RC5] Different classes of D.Net users?

Christopher Hicks chicks at chicks.net
Wed Jan 27 16:04:46 EST 1999

On Sun, 24 Jan 1999, Greg Ackerson wrote:

> Maybe there should be categories for "low-latency" and "high-client-
> memory" users as well. 

The client could test various things (CPU speed, latency, bandwidth) and
recommend settings to the user.  The user could also answer questions
regarding the constancy of their connection.  This would help people set
their buffer size correctly for DES, for instance.  A checkbox that would
allow the user to submit that sort of information for statistical analysis
would be nice too.

> What motivates these criminals?
Morons like you.      -Todd Graham Lewis (tlewis at mindspring.com)

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