Re: Linux & Multiple processing?

Jon Lewis (jlewis@inorganic5.fdt.net)
Wed, 12 Jun 1996 01:53:29 -0400 (EDT)


On Tue, 11 Jun 1996, David S. Miller wrote:

> Really though how is the performance compared to a single CPU machine of the
> same series?
>
> Can you say 3 minute complete kernel builds?

Sure. I've seen 7 minute "make zImage"'s on P100's. I was hoping to try
dual on a new Tomcat II...but everything I've read tells me the system
will crash hard if I try SMP with it :(

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