Subject: Re: PII vs 21164
To: Ray Phillips <email@example.com>
From: Jarkko Teppo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/18/2003 20:31:02
On Fri, May 16, 2003 at 09:00:02AM +1000, Ray Phillips wrote:
> Could someone help me to reconcile the fact that running
> # cd /usr/src
> # ./build.sh -D ../DistribDir -R ../ReleaseDir release
> takes around eleven hours on a 500 MHz PWS with 1 GB RAM but around
> seven hours on a PII with 640 MB RAM?
On Alphastation 500/500 with 512MB RAM (21164, 500MHz, 8MB l3 cache)
make distribution started at: Sun May 18 09:26:27 EEST 2003
make distribution finished at: Sun May 18 17:10:37 EEST 2003
This was the latest current, built with 1.6T (alpha->alpha),
XFree and phoenix competing for CPU-time as well.