Subject: Re: Compiler timings on varous MVII NetBSDs etc.
To: Lord Isildur <email@example.com>
From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/26/2001 09:35:23
Could you send the program to the list (or make it available),
so people with identical hardware and different OS versions can
get exact numbers?
David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --
On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Lord Isildur wrote:
> On Thu, 25 Jan 2001, Johnny Billquist wrote:
> > That's an impressive performace hit!
> > I assume that you directed the output to a file. Both machines ka650?
> > This is a serious performance degradation, and it _should_ be fairly easy
> > to figure out where the hit took place.
> yeah.. no, the machines werent identical. the slowness was on a KA420, my
> faster scores were on a KA650. Still, theyre comparable CVAX processors,
> and a factor of ten speed difference is not explained by the machines.
> the output was sent to /dev/null in both cases- i dont think that the
> kernel would be 10x slower in /dev/null, either...