[RC5] RC5-72 progress

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at ugent.be
Sat Jul 31 06:27:12 EDT 2004


On 31 jul 2004, at 11:01, Daniel Quintiliani wrote:

> What do you mean? What is it an increase from? Are all other processors
> 6-7 times slower than the G4s and G5s, even at the same GHz?

I don't know whether it's 6-7 times, but the G4 and G5 are indeed a lot 
faster than other processors at the same GHz *when cracking RC5 keys*. 
In "normal real life" use, the difference is much smaller.


Jonas



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