Re: Larger blocks

Colin L. Hildinger (
Sun, 20 Apr 97 23:49:22

On Sun, 20 Apr 97 21:40:01, Colin L. Hildinger wrote:

>On Sun, 20 Apr 1997 21:21:32 -0500 (CDT), Vijay S Gadad wrote:
>>On Sun, 20 Apr 1997, Colin L. Hildinger wrote:
>>> Right now it appears that the server bases how big your blocks are by
>>> however many it thinks you can get done in <1 hour. Is this right?
>>> Can this be changed on the server, maybe increased to 24 hours? Or
>>> maybe with a command line switch? Anyway, what about it?
>>This would be pretty inconvenient for myself and probably some others....
>>I don't run the client straight for 24 hours, since I sometimes boot into
>>a different OS. Also, I'm sure some of the university lab machines are
>>running for shorter periods of time and wouldn't be able to contribute
>>anything if the period were set to 24 hours.
>>I think a better solution would be to figure out a way to get the dialup
>>machines to dial in on their own when they need keys.

OOPS! Here's what my last message should have said.

I was thinking along the lines of a command line switch to either
decrease or increase granularity.

Colin L. Hildinger

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