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    Thread: Latest FGLRX ADM X-window driver caused me problems
Post: Latest FGLRX ADM X-window driver caused me problem...

I just tried upgrading the AMD linux X-window driver 'fglrx64_xpic_SUSE122' from 8.982-1-x86_64 to 9.002-1-x86_64. After installing, it appeared that my hashcat performance had dropped by 2x. More...
chicago-guy Hardware 1 5,710 11-04-2012, 06:29 PM
    Thread: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File
Post: RE: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File

epixoip, Thanks very much. I appreciate you taking the time to respond. Couple of follow ups: 2) When hcstatgen creates the statistics for a corpus, is it a 0-gram or 1-gram analysis, i.e., d...
chicago-guy General Help 6 28,619 11-04-2012, 08:48 AM
    Thread: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File
Post: RE: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File

Thanks for your response. I am beginning to better understand how markov-chain (Brute-Force++) works. Can I explain how I think it works to see if I have it right: 1) hcstat file is created with st...
chicago-guy General Help 6 28,619 11-03-2012, 08:30 PM
    Thread: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File
Post: Markov Chains and hashcat.hcstat File

Markov chains appear to be a very interesting approach to dramatically pruning key-space. I have been experimenting and have several questions. (If these have been previously answered, I apologize in ...
chicago-guy General Help 6 28,619 10-31-2012, 08:00 AM
    Thread: oclHashcat-plus v0.09
Post: RE: oclHashcat-plus v0.09

Thanks. Apples to apples with '-n 32 --gpu-loops 4096' both versions run at ~308K. Thanks.
chicago-guy Very old oclHashcat-plus Announcements 21 103,040 10-26-2012, 02:17 AM
    Thread: oclHashcat-plus v0.09
Post: RE: oclHashcat-plus v0.09

Just started using v0.09. Great set of new features! Nicely done. Perhaps I'm comparing apples with oranges, but using 'oclHashcat-plus64.bin -m 2500', I've experienced a reduction in speeds betwee...
chicago-guy Very old oclHashcat-plus Announcements 21 103,040 10-26-2012, 01:27 AM
    Thread: Trouble with 2X 7970's on OpenSuse/Ubuntu
Post: RE: Trouble with 2X 7970's on OpenSuse/Ubuntu

Brilliant!! Many thanks. Works perfectly.
chicago-guy Hardware 3 8,571 10-13-2012, 11:19 AM
    Thread: Trouble with 2X 7970's on OpenSuse/Ubuntu
Post: Trouble with 2X 7970's on OpenSuse/Ubuntu

I just upgraded two GTX 580's with two HD 7970's. With the 580's, hashcat automatically recognized both cards. With the 7970's, only one device shows up when running hashcat. I am using Linux, trying ...
chicago-guy Hardware 3 8,571 10-13-2012, 10:58 AM