[RC5] RC5-72 buffer files and old assigned blocks

VovansystemS nikolaev at tut.by
Tue Jul 13 14:45:57 EDT 2004


Hello nations :)

> Having a purely linear algorithm would defeat the purpose of having
> proxies, since the proxies would need to know which blocks have been 
> distributed by other proxies. As far as I know (I'm just guessing), the 
> master distributes "superblocks", and the proxy servers distribute 
> smaller blocks. From experience with RC5-64, if you want larger blocks 
> (for larger effective buffers), launching a few dnetc processes works 
> well, since it downloads blocks faster, preventing other clients from 
> disrupting your big blocks with smaller blocks.
I don't understand what you mean under "big blocks". And what is the
reason of using several processes of dnetc if it is avaible
"maxservers" option in dnetd..

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   VovansystemS from Belarus

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