[rescue] E3000's

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Aug 6 02:42:01 CDT 2003

On Tuesday, August 5, 2003, at 02:53 PM, vance at neurotica.com wrote:
>> 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 1MIP ~ equals 1VUP anyway.  But even then, we have to take into
> account how complex an operation that the machine can execute in one
> clock.  Doing matrix transforms in a single clock should have more 
> weight
> that doing an integer add in a single clock.

   Ahh, the trials and tribulations of coming up with meaningful 

   Smarter people than us have tried and failed to come up with such 
things, guys.


Dave McGuire                 "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL                     -Bill Bradford

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