[RC5] ogr percentage done - WHY impossible?

Ben Clifford benc at hawaga.org.uk
Thu Mar 15 08:07:16 EST 2001

On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, TimO wrote:

> Yes, but it is still a _huge_ space to check.  Worst case scenario where
> the known ruler is optimal:
> ~exhaustive search = :
> 			4.0250193 X 10^-15 % finished

So maybe it is better, for morale reasons, to not display progress - I am
sure some people would be put off that we are "getting nowhere fast".

http://www.hawaga.org.uk/travel/ for my rotating world map applet
http://www.hawaga.org.uk/benc_key.txt PGP / GPG key 0x30F06950 - please use it!

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