Re: Java!

Chris D. Dickens (
Mon, 21 Apr 1997 08:34:03 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 21 Apr 1997, Johan Hartzenberg wrote:

> Hey, we could write a Java procedure so that whenever someone connects
> to and, etc - their web
> browser checks 10000 keys and report the result. The server can keep
> track of what key space has been checked, and if a web client doesn't
> report back in 15 minutes, it asks the next client to check that space
> again.
> I think the web browser can run the Java applet even when the user goes
> on to view another web page!

Great idea! Let's get someone to make the Java applet up and have yahoo
automatically download and open it into a tiny window in the corner that
displays only a check mark when the transaction is complete and close
itself. 8-) That would make this feat go 100 fold in speed! 8-)

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