[rescue] Indy question...

Kurt Huhn kurt at k-huhn.com
Sun Oct 26 17:32:39 CST 2003

On Sun, 26 Oct 2003 16:56:53 -0600
Mike Hebel wrote:

> A friend of mine left me another SGI Indy when he moved to CA.
> What I'm wondering is which is better for Irix 6.5 and BRLCAD:
> R4400 - 175mhz
> R4600 - 100mhz

Use the R4400.  The R4400-175Mhz in the Indy has 1MB of secondary cache
(IIRC), while the R4600-100Mhz has *0* secondary cache.  Yes, *zero*. 
Nada, nil, zip, zilch.  

BRLCAD (IIRC) can make good use of that 1MB of secondary cache.

Kurt                        "I'm utterly clueless...." 
kurt at k-huhn.com                          Verisign VP Chuck Gomes 

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