[rc5] Another porting request

Jason Novinger novinger at falcon.cc.ukans.edu
Fri Jul 18 19:38:37 EDT 1997


At 3:58 PM -0600 on 7/18/97, Ivo Janssen wrote:


> On Fri, 18 Jul 1997, Frank Basso wrote:
>
> > Also, it would be great to build an MMX enabled client for NT so we can
> > take advantage of these systems in a more fashionable way than letting the
> > OS do it. The performance increase of MMX vs non/MMX right now does not
> > seem to be that great.
>
> IMHO, MMX means two things: extra graphical functions and more _brute
> power_, like cache, pipelines, etc.
> Can one of these two mean anything to speeding up the client?
>
> Ivo

Huh, I thought it stood for "More Money for Intel".  Although I never
understood how X meant intel.  Oh well.

Jason


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