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SubjectRe: bogo-bogomips
"Morton, Andrew [WOLL:4009-M:EXCH]" wrote:
> 2.3.99-pre1 is getting my bogomips wrong:

Damn. I was looking at the 2.3.51 source. The pleasures of fiddling
with a kernel which is on the other end of a dialup connection.

I see now that if the CPU has a timestamp counter the loops_per_sec is
in fact cpu cycles per sec and is hence higher.

Is this a plot to make people think 2.4 is faster?

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