Encryption takes 20 seconds !!
Adrian von Bidder
Tue Sep 2 11:42:02 2003
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On Tuesday 02 September 2003 03:58, Ben Finney wrote:
> On 01-Sep-2003, Humberto Rueda wrote:
> > [encryption of a single line] takes 18-20 seconds to finish. GPG was
> > installed on a Sun machine with Solaris environment on it.
> > What could be the reason?
> What is the CPU, and what speed is it running at? Perhaps it is slow at
> doing anything CPU-intensive.
SPARC without hardware multiplication? GPG compiled for a SPARC without hw=
mul? (I know that ssl speeds up by something like 10 fold when the compiler=
is told to use SPARC with hwmul - search in the debian lists for the=20
discussion, was quite a while ago).
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