author: 9ferno <firstname.lastname@example.org>
date: Tue Sep 7 08:09:43 EDT 2021
added comment on checksum
--- a/appl/cmd/disk/kfs64.b Mon Sep 6 13:23:23 2021
+++ b/appl/cmd/disk/kfs64.b Tue Sep 7 08:09:43 2021
@@ -3034,6 +3034,13 @@
+# this checksum use is useless and slows down processing as
+# the disks do the crc check at the block level anyway.
+# Leaving it in as I cannot use the cksum bytes for anything
+# else and they would be wasted for padding.
+# might as well use those 4 bytes for something, maybe help catch
+# memory errors?
+# check the inferno.notes on the relevant discussion about this too.
# using an array of big instead of int to keep it fast
# ignoring the last 4 bytes before tag from the checksum calculation
# using 1's complement addition from