March 20th, 2012 Blog 0 Comments

A friend of mine wanted to see if his machine could beat the pants off my machine. I figured a pee-ing competition is always fun so at his request I downloaded UnixBench.

UnixBench is a super cool utility that performs a series of benchmark tests and provides some fairly comprehensive results against a baseline system. It takes a while to run – especially if you have multiple CPUs. Mine took about 30 minutes.

I wanted the best (or lets say most representative) score I could get so I killed everything and effectively booted into runlevel 3 – which is almost everything except X. So here are my results…

SOAP Response Codes
Gnome 3 ctrl-alt-up/down key binding and Eclipse

About Takis Diakoumis

I am a software developer from Melbourne, Australia. I promote and support open source software and release whatever I can of my own work under the GPL license.

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