Re: test13-pre7...

From: Chris Evans (
Date: Sun Dec 31 2000 - 07:50:49 EST

On Sat, 30 Dec 2000, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> On Sat, 30 Dec 2000, Steven Cole wrote:
> >
> > It looks like 2.4.0-test13-pre7 is a clear winner when running dbench 48
> > on my somewhat slow test machine (450 Mhz P-III, 192MB, IDE).
> This is almost certainly purely due to changing (some would say "fixing")
> the bdflush synchronous wait point.


Did Rik's drop_behind performance fix make it in or can we look forward to
another jump in the dbench benchmarks?


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