Re: loop test

From: Gerry Quinn (gerryq_at_DELETETHISindigo.ie)
Date: 12/22/04


Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2004 12:14:59 -0000

In article <cqausm$4a4$2@sparta.btinternet.com>, infobahn@btinternet.com
says...
> Developwebsites wrote:
> > a link to my loop test:
> > http://members.aol.com/developwebsites/PCloopTest.htm
>
> Following this link leads to an invitation to download a plugin.
>
> Anyone unwise enough to download an untested, untrusted binary
> to run unverified on their home system is probably not the kind
> of person on whose feedback you should place any reliance.
>
> > I'd like to get feedback as to how many secs it took for 1m & 10m.
> > please state your PC's specs(CPU, RAM, etc.)
>
> Maybe if you supply source code in a common programming language
> so that people can build their own binaries, you'd be more likely
> to get some feedback you can actually trust.

I wasn't going to bother with the 'loop test' of a known Shockwave
zealot, until I saw the posts from a bunch of obsessed idiots who were
trying to scare people off a plainly harmless Shockwave applet.

- Gerry Quinn