Subject: Re: probing CPU speed?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Danny Thomas <D.Thomas@vthrc.uq.edu.au>
Date: 11/19/1998 10:13:46
"Michael K. Sanders" <email@example.com> asks
>Is there a reason CPU speed isn't printed out along with the type at
maybe because the CPU doesn't know?
it can depend on jumpers on the motherboard, but I don't see why an
insignificant proportion of the silicon budget in today's chips can't be
devoted to a digital frequency meter in the CPU to measure it 8-)