Re: debian performance on sparc
On 6/16/05, Olivier BERT <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> As I am a newbie to sparc, I don't know if debian packages are very
> optimized for sparc .
> Is there any reports concerning debian packages optimizations for sparc ?
Depends which sparc you're talking about. Afaik the sparc packages are
built for sun4/sun4c/sparcv7 architecture. Try some of the URLs at
> I would like to know for example if debian packaged program are as fast as
> a well-configured gentoo distribution with all optimization flags ?
Difficult to say - I haven't ever seen concrete figures to show that
recompiling everything on gentoo is anything more than a waste of
time. But again it depends on your architecture.
P.S. You mailed this to 'email@example.com', I think it
should be lists.debian.org (note the 's'). Not entirely sure how this
reached me - but my filters didn't work.