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Re^2: CPU cycles DO NOT MATTER!

by kyle (Abbot)
on Apr 17, 2008 at 16:22 UTC ( #681222=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: CPU cycles DO NOT MATTER!
in thread CPU cycles DO NOT MATTER!

I'm searching now for, but cannot find, an old node here that showed that trivial and seemingly unrelated changes to the source bumped the results around by a few percent.

You may be looking for No More Meaningless Benchmarks! (an excellent node for all users of Benchmark).

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Re^3: CPU cycles DO NOT MATTER!
by amarquis (Curate) on Apr 18, 2008 at 03:43 UTC

    That is indeed the node, thank you very much.

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