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 Beating Colossus: interview with Joachim Schueth

The NetBSD website features an interview with Joachim Schueth, who has beaten a reconstruction of the famous Colossus Mark II code breaking machine in cracking messages that were encrypted with a SZ42 cipher machine. Amongst other things he comments on his choice of the NetBSD system and the Ada programming language for tackling this challenge.

 (Submitted by Zeno Mon Jan 28, 2008 )

  


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