Re: [stella] DES performance on 8 bit micros

Subject: Re: [stella] DES performance on 8 bit micros
From: Greg Miller <gmiller@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 23 Sep 1997 08:13:15 -0500
Jim Nitchals wrote:
> Greg Miller wrote:
> > DES is, shall we say, demanding... A small block of text can take an hour on a
> > PC XT, until you finish the optimization. I'm afraid to think what it'd be
> > like on a 6502... BTW: The C128 runs at 2MHz
> You may be thinking of RSA encryption.  RSA involves arithmetic of 

Actually, I was basing it on Michael Abrash's DES routines, which he once gave
as an optimization example.
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