PostgreSQL 9.2 benchmarks

Francois Tigeot ftigeot at
Tue Aug 28 10:15:13 PDT 2012

On Tue, Aug 28, 2012 at 08:49:23PM +0400, Andrey N. Oktyabrski wrote:
> On 08/27/2012 01:21 PM, elekktretterr at wrote:
> >>Some rapid conclusions:
> >>- Scientific Linux smokes all other operating systems
> >
> >Very interesting. I wonder what do Linux people do differently to get
> >their OS so much faster. I would have imagined maybe 20% faster than BSDs,
> >but a whopping 100%? That almost doesn't sound right.
> I think, under Solaris/Illumos (UFS) PostgreSQL will be faster than Linux.

OpenIndiana 151a was slightly faster than Linux when I tested it with
Postgres 9.1 last year but none of the *solaris derivatives won't even boot
on this machine...

Francois Tigeot

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