[RC5] Win 9x & rc5 & logon dialog

Stephen DeGabriele stephend at sdcomputinginc.com
Wed Jun 7 13:21:00 EDT 2000


in win95 you can just logon with a pw of nothing"" which will eliminate login.
poses some security riks.  but if you use in95 it's not like you care about security.


"Keef" <keef at keef.yi.org> wrote:
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>The win95 version is somewhere in the depths of http://www.microsoft.com,
>there isn't a win98 version there though, so you'll have to goto the CD (I
>do not believe it was on my OEM 98SE cd, but I think it's on the retail)
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Ryu" <odjmico at wanadoo.fr>
>To: <rc5 at lists.distributed.net>
>Sent: Monday, May 29, 2000 5:05 PM
>Subject: [RC5] Win 9x & rc5 & logon dialog
>
>
>hi !
>
>yes the LOGON under Win9x is very boring, even if you set no password it
>will ask you one each time win starts up if you run under a local network ,
>but there is a solution : on win98 CD you can find an useful program called
>TWEAKUI.EXE, it allows you to make some changes for the OS, and the major
>improvement is ( for me ) to de activate ( desactivate ? ) the LOGON popup
>then RC5 Client can start working
>BUT i don't think this program is available on Win95 CD, so the best you
>have to do is to ask a friend who have the win98 CD to give you a copy of
>TWEAKUI, as it is a third party microsoft program i think you are not OUTLAW
>when doing that...( read all the README.TXT files on CD before, never
>knows )
>
>Ryu webmaster of the United Europeans Team's site at www.eur0.fr.fm
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Paul Richards" <grangeway at btinternet.com>
>
>>
>> I seem to remember that there was an issue with rc5 when running on win95
>>  98? ) when the computer was displaying the "please logon to the network"
>> dialog.
>>
>> Under win95, windows seemed to tie up the CPU when it was not logged on so
>> that rc5 running as a service would get an extremely low rate.
>> i.e. 50,000 keys a second instead of 700,000.
>>
>> Does anyone know if this problem was fixed ? , or whether it still applies
>> once upgraded from win95 to windows 98 ?
>>
>> Thanks
>> Paul Richards
>>
>>
>>
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