mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Aug 5 14:42:45 CDT 2003
On Tuesday, August 5, 2003, at 02:39 PM, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
>> How about the Patschke?
> That'd be silly (and hard to spell).
> Also, now that I think about it, it's pretty hard to clearly define a
> VUP on a non-DEC system. I still like my idea of clockrate x avg IPC.
> But neither of these take into account memory bandwidth or other
> niftiness, and we can't have PCs winning a rescue-defined benchmark,
> now can we?
Well, most x86 implementations (at least the ones I've looked at)
don't have particularly good CPAI numbers, man. I don't think we're in
danger of that any time soon, at least until Intel focuses on something
other that process technology and marketing.
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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