Re: [stella] re: optimizations; Call for suggestions

Subject: Re: [stella] re: optimizations; Call for suggestions
From: Nick S Bensema <nickb@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 22 Sep 1997 22:50:45 -0700 (MST)
>> >The program would use straight or triple DES, so it couldn't be exported
>> >or posted to STELLA (but that's part of the point, actually, since
>> >encryption restrictions look silly when a 2600 cart can be banned.)
>Good Lord! I'd hate to sit around waiting on THAT during debugging. *shudder*

On the one hand, I guess the C64 or Atari 8-bit or some other 6502-based
machine could be used to design and test the encryption routines itself.

But as far as speed goes, the Atari 8-bit is only twice as fast, and the
Commodore 64 is actually SLOWER in clock speed.

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