Subject: Re: FreeBSD Bus DMA
To: None <>
From: John S. Dyson <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/12/1998 01:35:51
Perry E. Metzger said:
> "John S. Dyson" writes:
> > Ted Lemon said:
> > > The only way I can see that they can make this claim is if their
> > > buffer cache code performs a lot better than ours, or if they've got
> > > some hack going in their stdio code that makes things work better.
> > > These are both easy suppositions to test.
> > Our buffer cache does work much better, as I stated in a very recent
> > email.
> If this is actually true, and this actually speeds up compiles of
> reasonable size, and you actually have benchmark data to prove this,
> then surely it would be trivial for you to shut me up by posting it.
Please note the plausibility that other NetBSD contributors
have admitted.  Sorry, but are starting to look more like
a fool than liar.

John                  | Never try to teach a pig to sing,     | it just makes you look stupid,         | and it irritates the pig.