Subject: Re: AMD64 users: please update libc!
To: Matthias Drochner <M.Drochner@fz-juelich.de>
From: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/11/2004 22:25:57
On Thu, 11 Mar 2004, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> I've recently removed the last use of the old (int 0x80) syscall
> entry from amd64's libc. (which was in getcontext())
Can you post some numbers for comparison, and for curiosity, before and
FWIW, on i386, I get the following numbers from bytebench (grep 'System
1.4.1: 57000 lps
1.5_ALPHA2: 50161 lps
1.6ZG: 314239 lps
I assume that big is better here (loops per second?).
Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>