Re: ppc: bogomips at 73 when CPU is at 1GHz

From: Junichi Uekawa
Date: Tue May 16 2006 - 23:18:49 EST


> > I've noticed the very log value on bogomips on self-compiled
> > on iBook G4.
> .../...
> Normal. We don't use CPU bogo loops for short timings, we use the CPU
> timebase instead, thus you now get bogomips derived from the timebae
> frequency of the machine.


I was tracking down a possibly unrelated problem with USB wlan device
(GW-US11H) and suspected this to be a cause of the problem.

Incidentally, if anyone has any success using USB wlan device
(GW-US11H), I'd like to hear that ... it's rather inconvenient to be
at Debian Conference with a wireless connection that hangs your
machine after 5 minutes.

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