[RC5] G4 benchmarks

Joe Kazura joe.kazura at unh.edu
Thu Oct 28 14:26:26 EDT 1999


The code needs to be updated on RC5 to be 128-bit and to use the 
Altivec instruction set.

The current BETA client of RC5 gives about the same for a G4 @ 450Mhz 
as it does for a G3 @ 450 Mhz.

Joe


>Hi all,
>
>I heard that one of the new Power Mac G4 500s could do a SETI at home unit in
>4 hours.  Does anyone have a benchmark for RC5?  I couldn't find any for
>G4s (or G3s for that matter) on the RC5 benchmark page...
>
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