[E-Lang] Re: [EROS-Arch] Liquid software requirements.
Mark S. Miller
Mon, 01 Jan 2001 12:22:30 -0800
At 10:18 AM Monday 1/1/01, Ben Laurie wrote:
>> (as well as hashing)?
>Yes, hashing is too fast to bother with special hardware.
>> For performance, what need is there other than to support PK operations?
>> Don't you agree that special purpose hardware is inappropriate for single
>> key operations
>I don't understand why.
Same reason. By the time one builds any real system, the time spent on
single key operations can barely be found on the profile. (Assuming a
decent implementation of a well chosen single key system.)