Subject: Re: Up and running on amd64
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Milos Negovanovic <email@example.com>
Date: 06/12/2004 09:07:41
On Fri, Jun 11, 2004 at 11:52:19PM +0300, Jukka Marin wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 11, 2004 at 04:04:08PM -0400, C. Linus Hicks wrote:
> > > > MSI K8T Master2 with single Opteron 146 CPU
> > > > SATA hard drive
> > > > ATI Radeon 9700 Pro
> > >
> > > Sounds nice. :) Is it fast? Like, does it do a full NetBSD build with
> > > XFree in less than an hour? :-)
> > Not quite that fast. The first time I did a build, I didn't know to use
> > -x so XFree didn't get built. That took 55 minutes. I didn't remember to
> > check how long it took to build with XFree when I did the whole thing. I
> > believe it was on the order of 1:20.
> Not bad at all. My XP2600+ needs almost 3 hours to build NetBSD. (I wonder
> if there's something wrong with my system, though.)
Hrm just under 2H on: XP2400+ (133MHZ version, 256K L2 cache), 512MB RAM,
2x40GB Seagate in raid1.
Yeah, unless u got some really old HD, u did set something wrong! Memory
and CPU clock not in sync?