Performance of 4.x vs 5.x (Re: Lifetime of FreeBSD branches)

Kris Kennaway kris at
Tue May 24 22:21:27 PDT 2005

On Wed, May 25, 2005 at 07:17:53AM +0200, Matthias Buelow wrote:
> Kris Kennaway wrote:
> >>I've now disabled the sound chip in the BIOS, no change.
> >But is the driver still attaching?
> No, and I now have disabled loading the module at boot aswell.  Still no 
> difference.  I would also think that if that were the cause, the 
> situation would be a lot worse on the notebook, where a lot more devices 
> share one interrupt.  But on the notebook (much slower machine), it 
> isn't quite as bad as on the desktop machine.

Show me vmstat -i now.

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