FreeBSD MySQL still WAY slower than Linux
markir at paradise.net.nz
Tue Jun 28 01:19:23 GMT 2005
Steve Roome wrote:
> I posted these results and anything else that went with this thread to
> the freebsd-performance mailing list.
> -current proved a slightly better performer for us, but not enough to
> bring it even close to the performance we get with gentoo.
> Off the top of my head the select key benchmarks were ROUGHLY:
> FreeBSD 5.various + MySQL 4.various : ROUGHLY 16k queries/second
> FreeBSD 6.0-current + MySQL 4.1.12 : ROUGHLY 18k queries/second
> Gentoo-something + MySQL 4.1.something : ROUGHLY 30k queries/second.
> The exact figures were posted to performance- (6.0 tests) and stable-
> (gentoo vs. freebsd 5.x).
> Good luck to anyone who can manage to get MySQL to perform as well on
> FreeBSD as Linux, we've been right out of luck so far and that's
> really not advocating FreeBSD very well, which is what I'd rather be
I missed the mail where you mentioned this (apologies), thanks for
updating us, well - me anyway :-)
Hmmm - the results are a bit discouraging aren't they? I notice that
(you mentioned) the Mysql guys were going to see if they can identify
where the issue is. That would be good!
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