Why is MySQL nearly twice as fast on Linux/AMD64 Vs.
gallatin at cs.duke.edu
Thu May 20 16:01:13 PDT 2004
> The benchmarks were done from a remote server on the LAN, using myBench.
> Unfortunately, myBench doesn't seem to simulate actual real-world user loads.
> Super-smack does, but I ran into problems compiling it, and then more when
> to use it remotely. Super-smack-1.3 is supposed to be coming out soon,
> it will fix some of these problems.
Can you describe in more detail the network configuration? Is it a
If so, have you compared just the network performance between FreeBSD
and Linux on this box, using the host you're running myBench on? Try
the netperf port..
A recent posting in -net suggests there may be some network
performance problems on amd64 (or it could have just been the tester's
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