RE: Server Keyspace Sizes

Shaun Stuart (sstuart@intelidata.com)
Mon, 12 May 1997 08:52:50 -0400


>Unfortunatley, it does seem to be causing problems for my win95 =
486DX4/100
>box that the key blocks I've been getting have increased from 2^28 to =
2^29
>
>Processor 1 -- Elapsed time: 22229 seconds
>Processor 1 -- Key not found
>Processor 1 -- 2^29 complementary pairs of
>Processor 1 -- Elapsed time: 67226 seconds

Can this be right? 67226 seconds is 18.6 hours, by my calculations. My =
Win95 486DX2/66 does MUCH better than that! The only concern I have with =
the new keyspace size is the 2 hour timeout limit. When I'm actively =
using my PC, 2^30 takes just about 2 hours. One time it took 2.18 hours. =
I'd hate to have lost the work on those keys over a mere 11 minutes.

Shaun