Subject: Re: Performance comparisons
To: Brian Gregor <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: netbsd-advocacy
Date: 07/12/2000 09:16:56
On Wed, 12 Jul 2000, Brian Gregor wrote:

: 	HTTP - both linux & FreeBSD clients.  Serving pages, CGI,
: 	       NetBSD brought up the rear.  Serving large
: 	       files, beat Solaris.

This is a bit subjective.  There's some things, such as mmap()-vs-read(),
which _significantly_ impact these numbers; in my own benchmarks, over 2
years ago, NetBSD was far ahead of everyone but FreeBSD.

-- Todd Vierling (