performance tests conducted on 7.04, 7.10, 8.04, 8.10rc
michael.larabel at phoronix.com
Mon Oct 27 12:44:26 GMT 2008
Mirco Müller wrote:
> Am Montag, den 27.10.2008, 11:49 +0000 schrieb Iain Lane:
>> This is interesting, and I'm glad that they haven't tried to point
>> fingers at Ubuntu for this. Do you know of any similar tests for other
>> distros, so we can see if there is an across-the-board problem?
> I don't know of any comparable distro-benchmarking from the past.
> I'm not surprised that the people behind Phoronix did not point fingers
> at Ubuntu, but rather tried to figure out what pieces making up a distro
> could be the most likely causes for slowdowns in certain areas.
> While the editors are more technically than the normal user "from the
> street", these users will point fingers at Ubuntu, because they usually
> don't know better (due to the lack necessary insight) ... and they
> should not need to do so in the first place.
> I'll try to get so more information about their findings.
> Best regards ...
Yes, we intend on running the same tests on Fedora from the T60. Other
distributions may be added depending upon time constraints and the
results from Fedora (10 Snapshot 3 through probably FC7). Other hardware
(including x86_64) may also be used in additional Ubuntu comparative
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