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Re: Newer laptops & CPU speed

On Sun, 2005-03-20 at 14:03 +0000, Joerg Sommer wrote:
> Are these wrong values or did something changed in the calculation?

It's called *bogo*mips for a reason (see 'bogus' in an English
dictionary). It's a calibration value and doesn't have any meaning
beyond that. It's only comparable between very similar setups, but it's
probably better if you don't even use it for that.

Earthling Michel Dänzer      |     Debian (powerpc), X and DRI developer
Libre software enthusiast    |   http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer

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