Re: Growth rate

Christopher Dickens (
Fri, 25 Apr 1997 11:04:30 -0400 (EDT)

On Fri, 25 Apr 1997, Jeff Gilchrist wrote:

> On Fri, 25 Apr 1997 02:14:08 -0400 (EDT), C Matthew Curtin
> <> wrote:
> > Seriously, though, we hear ya, and are thinking about the keyspace
> > checkout issue. (Of course, there are other issues like making
> > kickbutt clients for non-Intel (SPARC, PPC, Alpha, etc.) processors,
> > as well...)
> The two major things that would increase key checking at my end would
> be to create a SPARC optimised client and second add more support for
> offline checking (larger chunk requests).
> Just my two cents if you are keeping track of people's requests to
> figure out what to work on next.

As a side note, I've got some strings I'll pull if you all would like to
see if I can get somebody at SGI to optimize the code to work better on

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