I'd be interested to see what happens when MySQL gets run on a G5.
SPECint and SPECfp numbers look very good. there is an 8GB RAM limit on
On Tue, 24 Jun 2003, Jeremy Zawodny wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 24, 2003 at 05:37:24PM -0400, Curtis Maurand wrote:
> > Linux compiled on an opteron and targeted for it will lose the 2-gig
> > process limit. the 2-gig number is based on a 32 bit integer. You now
> > would a have 64 bit integer (5 Quintillion as an unsigned integer. :-)).
> > Imagine the 10GB database in memory, plus the temp and heap tables and the
> > indexes. Lets not forget about the ability to have large heap tables,
> > too. Life gets very interesting in the 64 bit space, especially since
> > IA64's aren't exactly plentiful. As soon as I can afford one, I'm buying
> > one. I'm very interesting.
> Yeah, the operton should kick major ass with MySQL and sufficient
> memory. :-)