Re: Mac 68k performance [Was: Macintosh PPC Performance]

Arvin Meyer (onsite@esinet.net)
Wed, 18 Jun 1997 18:37:17 -0400


> From: James E. Hoyt <jimhoyt@umich.edu>
> Subject: Re: Mac 68k performance [Was: Macintosh PPC Performance]
> Date: Wednesday, June 18, 1997 3:16 PM
>
> Hmmm, my guess is that the slowest machine would be one running NT with
> that spiffy screen-saver MS provides...
>
Not a bad guess, I just checked, and the screensaver cut performance by
73% ! from slightly above a million keys a second to 281 thousand. Oh well
! so much for that fancy Matrox Millenium card.....

Arvin Meyer
e-mail: onsite@esinet.net