Re: sollentuna in deschall rankings

Dan Oetting (oetting@gldfs.cr.usgs.gov)
Fri, 9 May 1997 09:37:23 -0600


"Daniel Berlin" <bmdberlin@worldnet.att.net> wrote:

>was looking at the rankings for yesterday this morning
> 28672*2^20 1 sollentuna.se.hmmm.Besides the obvious question of
>"don't they have their own challenge?", the other one is How the heck they
>got the client, without someone doing a little international arms
>trafficking

They're just tracking our progress so they don't repeat the keys we already
tested. By keeping ahead of us in the selected keys to process even if we
are 20% faster they would have an 80% chance of finding the key first! I
trust (hope) Rocke thought about this.

-- Dan Oetting <oetting@gldfs.cr.usgs.gov>