[rc5] Difference between SunOs-binaries...

Jeff Lawson jlawson at hmc.edu
Thu Nov 6 04:20:04 EST 1997


At 12:55 PM 11/6/97 +0100, Dirk Kuypers wrote:
>what's the difference between the two SunOs-clients besides the release 
>dates:
>
>SunOS 4.1.x (Sparc rolled) (new 11/6) 
>SunOS 4.1.x (Sparc) (new 10/30) 


Just an experiment of rolled vs. unrolled code.  The rolled version might
be faster than the unrolled (normal) one on old machines with especially
small instruction caches.  Just benchmark the two versions and see which is
fastest for you.


Jeff
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