Benchmarking L2 cache on the Alpha 21264
Tim.Tenhave at compaq.com
Tue Jun 6 05:21:27 PDT 2000
I posed your question to some folks in Compaq. The resounding answer was
lack of page coloring in Linux. There are some linker optimizations in
Tru64 UNIX, but page coloring was the most possible reason.
I was also told that Greg Lindahl and Joe Martin have posted patches to help
Sorry I do not have a link right now. I could find one if you cannot.
Hope this helps,
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