Re: FreeBSD 3.1 SMP outperforms SuSE 6.0 SMP by factor 2.3 !!!

From: Greg Lehey <grog(at)>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 1999 09:32:02 +1030

On Monday, 15 March 1999 at 19:05:22 +0100, Andreas Klemm wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 15, 1999 at 05:13:20PM +1030, Greg Lehey wrote:
>> I tend to agree. I could accept the statement "Linux SMP gives less
>> performance than FreeBSD SMP". I can't accept the statement "Linux
>> SMP gives no performance improvement".
> Well, exactly that was the result. Try it yourself.

If I got the same results, it might only indicate that I didn't have
the Linux know-how to do better. I'd be afraid to publish my results
as a categorical statement: I'd rather ask the Linux people "What am I
doing wrong here?".


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