Re: Forcing 2^31 keys/block

Trent Piepho (xyzzy@u.washington.edu)
Mon, 16 Jun 1997 13:16:57 -0700 (PDT)


On Mon, 16 Jun 1997, Timur Tabi wrote:
> I think 45 minutes is just too short anyway. I checked the FAQ, but
> there doesn't seem to be any way to force a larger blocksize,
> short of running another task or two copies of deschall (both of which
> are not options).

Anyone know what happens if your client gets up to a 2^30 blocksize, then
you start 8 of them. Now each 2^30 block will take 6 hours. Will the client
go back down? That could be a way into tricking the client to take out
longer blocks.