[RC5] Various blocks still missing...

Scott Dodson sdodson at eagle4.cc.gasou.edu
Thu Jan 16 18:42:47 EST 2003


On Thu, 2003-01-16 at 13:33, Michael Pelletier wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Jan 2003, Greg Lobring wrote:
> 
> > I wasn't suggesting that YOU had done random blocks. But since
> > I, and probably others have, then its possible that one of my
> > random blocks was one that had already been assigned to you.
> 
> It appears that the random blocks are all coming out of a particular
> subset of the keyspace (53:..., if I'm remembering correctly) from
> which they are not otherwise assigning keys, and I get the
> impression that there shouldn't be any collisions, at least at this
> early stage in the process, between assigned blocks and random
> blocks.

At this stage in the contest we do not issue blocks from the random
keyspace.

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