On Fri, Dec 12, 1997 at 09:03:35PM +0100, Andi Kleen wrote:
> "William J. Earl" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Are there any SPECweb results for linux on one box or another?
> If you run it with the current sgilinux the results will probably be
> very bad. The current network code has some performance problems (and
> bugs) that will be fixed.
Btw, I recently reported 900kb/s over the wire for the Indy. That was
measured using ftping huge files. Most people prefer the numbers from
ttcp which where around 1038kb/s for an R5000 Indy.
> The network code in 2.0 (especially 2.0.30
> and up) is very fast though. That version unfortunately doesn't run
> on SGI (yet?).
I actually did complete the port of 2.0.30 as part of a commercial
project. Not to the Indy, but that wouldn't be too difficult. A certain
well known (Hi :-) personality from the Linux comunity is now continuing