[rescue] SS/10 CPU Question...

Scott Newell newell at cei.net
Fri Feb 13 11:36:40 CST 2004

>My question is, anyone have any reson to suggest the SM71 over the dual
>HS90s (two single CPU cards)?
>My thoughts are that the SM71 will be under-utilized due to the buss
>speed in the SS/10, but it has a larger cache (1 Meg) than the HS90s
>So, clock for clock, SuperSPARC vs. HyperSPARC? One Meg vs. dual 256K

If you have both on hand, why not do a few informal benchmarks?  At least
then you'd _know_ how they stack up in your hardware, with your configuration.

There's a small pile of simple C benchmarks near the bottom of:


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