[PC-BSD Testing] FF3.5.2 runs slower on PCBSD than Windows?

Brodey Dover doverosx at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 11:57:42 PDT 2009


Have you tried installing geekbench with runports? I can provide some
performance metrics to compare against my system:AMD Athlon X2 5000+ BE @
2.9GHz
4GB RAM
2x 7200RPM 320GB WD RAID 0
Asus M2N-E
GeForce 7600GT
PC-BSD 7.1.1 - AMD64



On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 2:54 PM, Jeff <dejamuse at yahoo.com> wrote:

> I built what should have been a kick-ass system with:
>
> Intel i7-920
> 6GB RAM
> RAID-0 7200RPM drives
> Asus  P6T Motherboard - (Intel on-board RAID)
> Radeon HD-4250 VGA
> PCBSD 64Bit
>
> But in various benchmarks it comes up short every time.
>
> I just ran this browser test<http://service.futuremark.com/peacekeeper/index.action>and I scored 1296 pts using FF3.5.2 VS double that running on Windows ??
> It's not clear what OS the average results came from, but I presume it was
> Vista.
>
> My benchmark results breakdown:
>
>  Rendering - 1247
>  Social networking - 1833
>  Complex graphics - 3134
>  Data - 1714
>  DOM operations - 1264
>  Text parsing - 741
>
>  I did some other OS benchmarks too recently, and was similarly
> underwhelmed.  Anyone have a clue why?  Anyone else done any benchmarking?
>
> This machine is sucking up 175 Watts in electricity and I don't appear to
> be getting my money's worth.  Bumming...
>
>
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