DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2008-03
Re: FreeBSD 7, DragonFly's status
On Mon, Mar 10, 2008 at 9:11 PM, Kris Kennaway <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Dmitri Nikulin wrote:
> > Hi Kris,
> > Do you think you'd have a chance to load up Windows Server on the same
> > machine and compare its MySQL and PostgreSQL to modern Linux, FreeBSD
> > and Solaris?
> I dont think there's much chance of that, sorry. I dont have access to
> a copy, the test machines are remotely hosted, and I doubt windows
> server can be booted over pxe :) I'd need someone to provide me with
> access to their own machine running those OSes.
I was afraid you'd say that. I'm a pretty average consumer
hardware-wise (I like to think I make up for it with software :P) so
all I have is an Athlon64 X2 and a portable Core Duo.
By the way, jeffr mentions:
"Next up, we now have a 16 way xeon and 16 way opteron system to tune
and test with. More points of contention are being removed. The code
Perhaps future benchmarks can use those systems, though I don't know
the exact details of how those machines are provided and their
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