RE: What is out Computering power?

George Sarlas (
Tue, 6 May 1997 12:36:01 -0500 (CDT)

> I'm suprised that the Pentium is faster than the PPro at DES. Is that
> because the DES client has been specifically Pentium optimized, or is
> it something more fundamental in the chip? DES is really a weird
> benchmark for a CPU..

i have discovered that running the p5 version on a p6 seems faster than
the p6 on the p6. at least on the machines in our CS dept. go figure.