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Author Topic: Variable difficulty shares, can efficiency be improved for fast miners?  (Read 5857 times)
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February 05, 2012, 09:22:13 PM

The biggest load spike to a pool is pushing new work to everybody at the start of a new block. This can take several seconds of 100% CPU or network. If you've built up a pool server that can do this quickly and is strong enough to not be brought down by bad share flood attacks, everything else is random background CPU blips.
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