Re: Performance issue on Stable
On Tue, Apr 25, 2006 at 06:35:00PM +0200, Martin A. Brooks wrote:
> IraqiGeek wrote:
> >As far as performance, those early P4s and Xeons werent any real
> >performers. My old XP 1800+ rig with 512MB was on par with a 2.4GHz
> >Northwood P4 (512KB, 400MHz bus) in most tasks that I could throw at it.
> Agreed. My rule of thumb, which may not be true for newer Intel
> processors, is that an Athlon processor will keep up with a pentium 4
> running at twice the speed.
Good. The ISP has offered to replace the machine with Opteron
newmoon (1.8Ghz). Sure hope that makes a difference.