[SunRescue] SS4/SS5/SS10 funzies.....(:+}}...
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Tue Apr 3 15:12:09 CDT 2001
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, User Bobkeys BSD Bob the old greybeard BSD freak wrote:
> 36mhz... geesh, my IPX is faster then... YUK.
No, the SS10 is over twice as fast:
System CPU ClkMHz Cache SPECint SPECfp Info
Name (NUMx)Type ext/in Ext+I/D 92 92 Date
================= ========== ======= ========== ======= ======= =====
Sun SS/IPX FJMB86903 40 64 21.8 21.5 Nov92
Sun SS10/30 SuprSP 36 20/16 45.2 54.0 Apr93
The SuperSparcs can do up to 3-way issue and have a much faster memory bus
(64-bit 36MHz in your case vs 32-bit 20MHz for the IPX). A fast (75MHz+)
SuperSparc will easily be more than 5-6x as fast as your IPX.
> I can't see anything on the SS5 processor. Nothing speedwise came
> up in the boot, that I could tell.
> I got sol8 booting on the SS5, now.... keeping fingers crossed...
Try a psrinfo once you get Solaris booted.
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