Re: 64 bit DES (forwarded message from Matthew Kwan)

guy albertelli (
Thu, 24 Apr 1997 16:26:27 -0400 (EDT)

> Well, at, we're running several SGI machines. An R4k Indy, R5k


> To be honest, I believe a "-O3 -n32 -mips4" compiled version would
> enhance this by a great deal, but I don't have the source so
> my hands are tied.

This would run about 50 to 70 percent slower, already tried. The fastest
code on the R10K Onyx I was testing on is the -o32 -mips -O3 version.

Flat out weird I know, but true.

Also cord did nothing for it, Any other options you want that I should

> The other 20 or so machines are various P100s, P166s, etc. I'm curious to
> know what anonymous2 is using on a single machine.

anonymous2 is a gateway, there was a message a while ago listing all of
the machines they had running through it.


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