Re: which program can test cpu speed
- Date: Fri, 26 Oct 2018 17:34:26 +0300
- From: Reco <recoverym4n@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: which program can test cpu speed
On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 09:59:16AM -0400, Michael Stone wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 26, 2018 at 08:57:29AM +0300, Reco wrote:
> > Why would you need a *program* to do that then you have Linux kernel
> > already?
> > grep bogomips /proc/cpuinfo
> Anyone reading that advice: ignore it. You cannot use bogomips to meaningfully compare processors.
The reason being?
The kernel uses it just fine for the clock calibration.