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Re: Shablamm!

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Subject: Re: Shablamm!
From: Warner Losh <imp@village.org>
Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 08:42:49 -0600
Cc: linux-mips@guadalquivir.fnet.fr
In-reply-to: Your message of "Thu, 15 May 1997 08:11:20 BST." <191.199705150711@gladsmuir.algor.co.uk>
References: <191.199705150711@gladsmuir.algor.co.uk> <Pine.LNX.3.95.970514172128.3930A-100000@ravage.labs.gmu.edu>
In message <191.199705150711@gladsmuir.algor.co.uk> Dom Sweetman writes:
: More useful for the Shablamm!! (two exclamation marks, I seem to
: remember) was that the DRAM was fast at doing ordinary things.
: Performance should be pretty respectable.

Memory bandwidth and performance characteristics really matter a lot
for MIPS processors.  The better you can make your memory subsystem,
generally the faster the system will be.

Warner

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