[RC5] different DES-speeds

Seth Bokelman sethb at iastate.edu
Tue Jul 14 12:41:43 EDT 1998

I wonder if DES doesn't like dual processor systems or something, because I
have a dual PII-233 NT box here, that's getting 1.96 Mkeys, but at home on
my single processor Pentium 233 MMX, I'm getting 2.1Mkeys. Anyone else have
this experience? -Seth

>I have at work an dual PII-266-192RAM, and all i get is a louzy 2.34 Mkeys
>(on the two processors together)
>at home i have the same computer (with less memory) and i get a superb 4.03
>Mkeys (on the two processors together).
>How does it come? The computer at work was 100% idle at that time, no
>screensaver, no processor sucking things, the one at home wasn't idle, i
>was working on it.
>When they are running rc5, they have about the same speed (differs 10kkeys)
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