[PC-BSD Testing] New blurb I thought some might like about AMD v Intel

Josh Paetzel josh at tcbug.org
Mon Jan 4 14:18:29 PST 2010


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Mike Bybee wrote:
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> I've been experimenting a bit with clang and llvm on FreeBSD/PC-BSD and
> Debian lately. I haven't tried doing any performance testing with the
> compiled executables against the Intel compiler, but it does compare
> favorably with gcc. Really close in execution time, but compiles FAR faster.
> 

I'd be surprised if gcc is anywhere near the Intel compiler.  Last
commercial compiler I had any experience with was MIPSpro, and gcc
wasn't even in the same ballpark when it came to performance.

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Thanks,

Josh Paetzel
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