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    SubjectRe: 2.2.18Pre Lan Performance Rocks!

    > > So the real question is, how many gettimeofday() per sec can Linux
    > > do?

    [Larry McVoy]
    > Oh, about 3,531,073 on a 1Ghz AM thunderbird running
    > Linux 2.4.0-test5.

    So, at two "context switches" (Jeff's term) per syscall, we're
    somewhere around half the speed of Netware's longjmp.

    Not bad. (:

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