Pay For Faster Linux Kernel Performance? There's Patches For That
Dec 17, 2014, 08:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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The "eXt73" patch-set aspires to yield faster kernel performance and better power efficiency. Independent benchmarks published of the eXt73 patch-set indicate faster performance out of the patched Linux kernel, but these patches do come at a cost for end-users.
The eXt73 patch-set is designed to offer greater performance and reduced power usage on an otherwise generic Linux kernel image.