gige benchmark performance

Luc Renambot renambot at
Fri Mar 15 06:09:47 EST 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: beowulf-admin at [mailto:beowulf-admin at]On
> Behalf Of Mark Hartner
> Sent: Friday, March 15, 2002 04:41
> To: Mark Hahn
> Cc: beowulf at
> Subject: Re: gige benchmark performance
> We found the 860 chipset did quite well. We also ran tests on an Athlon
> system (Tyan S2460), but I was never able to get the graphics stable on
> that system.

I noticed that you used rather old Nvidia driver (1251 Rev).
The latest versions are very fast and stable now on AMD CPU,
combined with the kernel option "mem=nopentium" set up
int lilo.conf or grub.conf.  

renambot at

Beowulf mailing list, Beowulf at
To change your subscription (digest mode or unsubscribe) visit

More information about the Beowulf mailing list