Subject: Re: But why?
To: David S. Miller <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rick Kelly <email@example.com>
Date: 10/22/1996 22:38:50
David S. Miller said:
>So true. Especially as of late my stream of consciousness has been
>"geese, it has been almost two days since I was able to suck a couple
>hundred cycles out of a major critical code path, I'm slacking off
You'll regret this later when you understand that the primary reason
for developing an OS is to run lmbench REAL FAST.
>I just got some lmbench numbers on the same hardware, it pitted up
>NetBSD, Linux as an OSF Microkernel server, and "real Linux". NetBSD
>sucked rocks and was worse than Linux as a MicroKernel server, and
>"real linux" was twice as fast as the OSF MKlinux server. ("real
>linux" was like 4 times faster than netbsd for many critical
>operations). Oh yes, system calls via RPC, what a win.
Which linux is the "real linux"?
Rick Kelly firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com