Re: Thanks

guy albertelli (albertel@cis.ohio-state.edu)
Wed, 9 Apr 1997 19:12:28 -0400 (EDT)


> As a side note, the HP9000 client doesn't appear to be as optimized as
> some of the others. Our 9000 model G50 is running 4 to 5 times slower than
> a P-90. This type of performance hit could be from a compile targeted for
> a different processor version. What model of the HPPA was the client
> compiled for?

The Hp version is compiled for HP-PA Risc 1.0 using gcc -O3 (actually
a modified version of gcc by Cygnus I believe)

Compiling for specific targets has not improved performance when testing
it on a variety of 9000/7X5 HP machines.

Do you know what is the specific chip in that machine?

Enjoy.

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