Pystone benchmark: Win vs. Linux (again)
Sat Jan 29 09:01:42 CET 2005
Franco Fiorese <franco.fiorese at tin.it> writes:
> * Windows XP Pro: 16566.7 pystones/second
> * Linux (kernel 2.6.9 NPTL): 12346.2 pystones/second
> I have repeated the test, on Linux, also with other distributions and
> kernel but a relevant difference still exists with Windows offering a
> better performance.
> Is there any way, that you know, to get better performance under Linux?
I hate to say this but the Windows C compiler may be beating GCC in
output code. Doing anything about it may require a lot of careful
profiling and tuning.
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