A.N.Kuznetsov (
Wed, 12 Feb 1997 21:31:15 +0300 (MSK)


> i dont get it. How can that HUGE 1.dg3.gz file make any difference if you
> have all irqs masked off while measuring ??? those disk blocks tunneling
> in or what ;)

It is huge for ftping (9Mb), but not for keeping in memory.

If you ftped the source you would see how I make it (apparently, ifdef'd)

It is very simple: disable swap, then make one pass,
than raise iopl and set cli. Make measurement pass, and sti.
Simple and stupid.

Alexey Kuznetsov.