Re: uni-processor BogoMips?

H. Peter Anvin (
8 Jul 1997 22:00:19 GMT

Followup to: <199707082142.RAA01554@jenolan.caipgeneral>
By author: "David S. Miller" <>
In newsgroup:
> Whats the worlds record for bogomips on a uniprocessor running Linux?
> Anyone have at least a rough estimate if not a precise number?

AMD K6's get 2 BogoMIPS/MHz, and have been found to be frequently
overclockable, so a 233 MHz K6 overclocked to 266 MHz should get 532

Alpha systems might be better due to their very high MHz rating; I
don't know.


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