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Re: [f-cpu] elbrus

From: "Rob Finch" <robfinch@sympatico.ca>

> The other alternative is to build something like a barrel
> processor supporting SMT, but this isn't any better than a multiprocessor.

Define better ... its trivial to come up with situations where SMT gets you
extra performance essentially for free as far as extra transistors is
concerned, and in that respect a multiprocessor could never hope to match

Hell the Hyperthreading benchmarks pretty much proove it in the real world!


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