Performance disparity, problem found
Chan Chung Hang Christopher
christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Thu Apr 8 14:51:37 UTC 2010
Dotan Cohen wrote:
> I have two machines that show very different performance numbers.
> After digging a little I found out that the first machine has, in
> model name : Intel(R) Celeron(R) M processor 1.00GHz
> ...while the other has:
> model name : Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
> ...and that seems to be the main difference.
> Now the problem is that /proc/cpuinfo is read only. Would it be possible
> to make /proc/cpuinfo writable so that I could do:
> echo -n "model name : Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad CPU Q6600 @
> 2.40GHz" > /proc/cpuinfo
> ...in the first machine and get a performance similar to the second machine?
Let me get this straight. You think that you can transform a crappy
Celeron-M into a Intel Quad via the command line?
If those two machines are supposed to be identical...they are not. If
the physical parts are indeed identical, then check BIOS versions.
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