Only 70% of theoretical peak performance on FreeBSD 8/amd64,
freebsd at jdc.parodius.com
Mon Apr 12 15:00:30 UTC 2010
On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 05:41:35PM +0300, Andriy Gapon wrote:
> Perhaps, he talks about support of large pages (2M) and related improvements in
> TLB performance. If so, he (and you) may read about 'superpages' feature of FreeBSD.
> I am not sure if it is enabled by default in 8.0, you can check vm.pmap.pg_ps_enabled.
On 8.0-RELEASE and later, they are. Line 183:
Commit where they got enabled by default (approx. 16 months ago):
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