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From:
Rick Klement
Date:
July 4, 2002 08:06
Subject:
Re: Timeout?
Message ID:
3D2464A1.255623AC@pacbell.net
Philippe 'BooK' Bruhat wrote:
> 
> > General rule #4:
> >
> > "The average runtime of the program must be finite, very finite. Each test
> > case should complete in less than one minute on my nice and slow 200Mhz
> > machine."
> 
> I just hit that wall, with an entry that takes 120 seconds on a Celeron
> 900 MHz to complete test 27 (200 lines input)...
> 
> Does this prevent the entry to enter the "unorthodox" category too?
> If not, do I have to resubmit?

Even "unorthodox" entries have to pass the tests
and be accepted by the referees.

-- 
Rick Klement

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