[RC5] I think we found our next contest...

blitz blitz at macronet.net
Sat Jan 19 18:39:12 EST 2002


I'm not the one to ask about it, but I believe its pretty liberal to allow 
for slow machines and machines that are not online all the time. That would 
make sense to me...I think I remember something about 30-60 days? If 
someone knows feel free to jump in here with the answer..


At 22:36 1/19/02 +0100, you wrote:
>On Fri, 18 Jan 2002 17:15:16 -0500, you wrote:
>
> >Oh, maybe longer as well...what if the right key is in someone's laptop
> >sitting on a shelf somewhere and hasn't been plugged in, in months...or
> >that key was on a HD that failed because of old age, or got stolen and
> >reformatted..we have to wait till that key is re-issued, actually caught,
> >actually returned to verify. So, it could conceivably take a while longer
> >than the projection..
>
>I thought RC5 recycling was pretty effective?
>
>Juergen
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