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    SubjectRe: Scaling noise
    Quoth Larry McVoy:

    [SMP hits memory latency wall]

    > It's called asymptotic behavior. After a while you can look at the graph
    > and see that more CPUs on the same memory doesn't make sense. It hasn't
    > made sense for a decade, what makes anyone think that is changing?

    Isn't this what NUMA is for, then?

    "There was a boy called Eustace Clarence Scrubb, and he almost deserved
    -- C. S. Lewis, The Chronicles of Narnia
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