Gentoo Archives: gentoo-sparc

From: Andrew Gaffney <agaffney@g.o>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] what ultrasparc compare likely such Pentium box on desktop performance
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2004 15:34:43
Message-Id: 41ADE459.3070005@gentoo.org
In Reply to: [gentoo-sparc] what ultrasparc compare likely such Pentium box on desktop performance by Zhang Weiwu
Zhang Weiwu wrote:
> Hello. After I get an old U5 box, I decide to replace my desktop > computer with another UltraSparc. My desktop computer is Pentium 1G / > 256MB memory / ATA100 IDE box. > > What UltraSparc (with how many of what CPU) has similiar average desktop > performance as my Pentium box? I usually only browsing around, use > openoffice and gimp a little, vim as editor and doesn't use huge IDE > like eclipse. What's your suggestion?
This is just a guess, but an Ultra 2 with dual 300s or 400s is probably going to be pretty close in performance. -- Andrew Gaffney Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list

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