Re: PREEMPT_RT vs I-PIPE: the numbers, part 2

From: Karim Yaghmour
Date: Wed Jun 22 2005 - 20:14:14 EST

David Lang wrote:
> I know that I have a large number of slow (<200MHz) pentiums that are just
> sitting around at home and could be used for this, but I don't know if
> they would be considered fast enough for any portions of this test (I have
> a much smaller number of faster machines that could possibly be used)

I don't think that there should be any limitation on the type of
hardware being tested. In fact, I would think that having as
diverse a test hardware as possible would be a good thing.
Many of the embedded platforms are in fact not that far different
from those slow pentiums you have lying around.

My 0.02$,

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