DragonFly master now runs on the Threadripper 2990WX

Pierre Abbat phma at leaf.dragonflybsd.org
Fri Aug 17 22:46:31 PDT 2018

On Saturday, 18 August 2018 00.43.47 EDT Matthew Dillon wrote:
> A few minor commits and DragonFly master is now able to run on the new
> threadripper.  The cpu is a real beast, packing 32 cores and 64 threads.
> It blows away our dual-core Xeon to the tune of being +50% faster in
> concurrent compile tests, and it also blows away our older 4-socket Opteron
> (which we call 'Monster') by about the same margin.  It's an impressive CPU.

I googled Threadripper and found an article that says Linux runs a lot faster 
than Windows on it. How does DragonFly compare to Linux on it?

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