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==Version 9==
 
==Version 9==
  
Upon starting the [[First server]] the [[Contest password]] is entered.
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Upon starting the [[Primary server]] the [[Contest password]] is entered.
 
This password is used to help encrypt all contest data files ([[submission]]s,
 
This password is used to help encrypt all contest data files ([[submission]]s,
 
[[Language]]s, [[Problem]]s, [[Account]]s, [[Contest Clock]]s, [[Judgement]]s, Site
 
[[Language]]s, [[Problem]]s, [[Account]]s, [[Contest Clock]]s, [[Judgement]]s, Site
connection information, etc) on the [[First server]] and all [[joining server]]s.
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connection information, etc) on the [[Primary server]] and all [[Secondary server]]s.
  
[[Joining server]]s do not (can not) enter the [[Contest password]]
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[[Secondary server]]s are not prompted for [[Contest password]], upon sign on
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the [[Contest password]] is received and used to encrypt PC² configuration and
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submission files.
  
 
==Version 8==
 
==Version 8==
  
There is no [[Contest password]] supported in [[Version 8]]
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There is no [[Contest password]] in [[Version 8]]
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
 
* [[Command Line]]
 
* [[Command Line]]

Revision as of 03:12, 21 November 2009

The Contest password is a password used to help encrypt contest data files.

Version 9

Upon starting the Primary server the Contest password is entered. This password is used to help encrypt all contest data files (submissions, Languages, Problems, Accounts, Contest Clocks, Judgements, Site connection information, etc) on the Primary server and all Secondary servers.

Secondary servers are not prompted for Contest password, upon sign on the Contest password is received and used to encrypt PC² configuration and submission files.

Version 8

There is no Contest password in Version 8

See Also