--- Prabhu Ramachandran <prabhu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
"SR" == Sridhar R writes:
>> I also am not sure if compiling for i386 vs.
i686 really makes
>> that much of a difference? I'd like to see
>> evidence and not subjective views. I am not
>> libraries like ATLAS, which are hand tuned
>> architectures. In this case Debian does have
SR> Try Gentoo yourselves.
I have been eyeing gentoo for a while. I will try
it when I get the
time and chance. The point is, I thought you'd like
to share your
opinion on why you said it was fast with some real
reviews claim the same overall "feel" that the
system is faster but no
one seems to provide hard numbers.