Re: DBWR performance

From: Mladen Gogala <>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 22:06:08 +0000 (UTC)
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On Mon, 21 May 2012 22:43:47 +0200, Robert Klemme wrote: .

> What about the cooling of the Sun boxes of your buddy whose CPU's are
> constantly failing? I can't believe there is a general weakness in
> Sparc processors in this area.

Yeah, SPARC CPU hardware has a really bad reputation when it comes to the hardware reliability. Also, they have problems with speed. P7 can run circles around any SPARC. There was a reason for SUN hardware sales to sharply fall, approximately two years before they were bought.

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