kmacy at freebsd.org
Thu May 3 00:58:06 UTC 2012
It's highly chipset and processor dependent what works best. Intel now
has non-temporal loads and stores which work much better in some cases
but provide little benefit in others.
On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 11:52 PM, Steven Atreju <snatreju at googlemail.com> wrote:
> Luigi Rizzo wrote:
>> 2. apparently, bcopy is not the fastest way to copy memory.
> Best Regards.
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