[rc5] Re: Cyberian client's rate (was New Win32 client
msissom at dnaent.com
Thu Jul 31 18:15:51 EDT 1997
At 02:41 PM 7/31/97 -0700, you wrote:
>On Thu, 31 Jul 1997, Marc Sissom wrote:
>% We don't have any export restrictions now.
>Cool. Could someone please point me to a web page where I can read
>about this.. i thought it would be resticted.
>% Some are faster, some are not.
>Which ones aren't. FreeBSD, Linux, and Win32 (the ones I've
>personally seen) are dramatically faster. One of my old FreeBSD boxes
>(386) more than doubled its keys/second.
I have a feeling that we are in a message lag loop.
The PPC/Mac folks would stop dead if they tried to switch.
They are a big chunk of the bovine performance.
Besides if you really want to be logical about this, the
Cyberian folks should _give_ their optimizations to
bovine so that the much bigger bovine client pool can
make use of them.
>You need to do some more research into Project Gutenberg. I'd donate
>most of my winnings to the Free Software Foundation. I very much like
>the money distribution, just not the choice of charity with Bovine.
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