Performance disparity, problem found

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at
Fri Apr 9 01:09:56 UTC 2010

On Friday, April 09, 2010 12:15 AM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> This is ubuntu, you forgot the essential part of the command:
>> sudo -u flying-spaghetti-monster echo -n "model name      : Intel(R)
>> Core(TM)2 Quad CPU    Q6600  @ 2.40GHz">  /proc/cpuinfo
> Thanks! That wrote to the file, but I had to restart the system for it
> to take effect.


Are you saying that the kernel mistook an Intel quad for a Celeron-M and 
that you can teach the kernel the correct 'answer'?

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