[MUD-Dev] Re: processors

Wes Connell wconnell at eden.com
Fri Jan 29 10:13:22 New Zealand Daylight Time 1999


On Thu, 28 Jan 1999, John Bertoglio wrote:

> The Xeon has the full MMX extension set. While this serves little positive
> purpose on a conventional server, it doesn't hurt either.
> 

I heard or read somewhere that there have been OS/Apps that can be or are
optimized to use the MMX registers to help improve multitasking and such.
Anyone heard about this? I think maybe the rc5 client thing does it...not
sure. 

Wes!
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