[RC5] RC5 roughly doubling at this point?

Daniel Quintiliani danq at ptd.net
Fri Mar 4 16:59:35 EST 2005


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On Fri, 4 Mar 2005 08:49:26 +0000, Elektron
<elektron_rc5 at yahoo.ca> wrote:

>
> At any rate, the time to completion is far longer than the
current time
> we have stats for, and tiny little details will matter a lot
in 17
> years. Wait another 3 years and we may have stats that show
some sort of
> trend (or they may continue to be vague).
>

Actually, we will only need to wait until December to know for
sure. According to Moore's Law, processing time is supposed to
double every 18 months, and after 36 months (from December 2002)
we can see if the processing power doubled.

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- -Dan

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