Subject: Re: improving ssh performance on sun4m systems
To: None <>
From: Charles Shannon Hendrix <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/11/2002 23:54:50
On Mon, Mar 11, 2002 at 12:08:13PM -0700, Rick Kelly wrote:
> Charles Shannon Hendrix said:
> >Maybe the names of the CPUs are basically meaningless in this context,
> >and microSPARC just lacks cache and/or other internal optimizations.
> It seems that "-mcpu=v8" and "-mcpu=supersparc" mean the same thing
> to GCC. And the microsparc is a v8 processor per Sun.

In more extensive testing today, this works great on the microsparc.
The speedup in some programs can be quite significant.