[nycbug-talk] 1U Server Recommendations
elric at imrryr.org
Wed Jan 12 09:41:15 EST 2005
On 1105507936 seconds since the Beginning of the UNIX epoch
alex at pilosoft.com wrote:
>LP64: Meaning "long" and "pointer" types are 64-bit. Since a lot of data
>structures are pointer based, your memory utilization (for the same
>structure) will significantly increase.
>ILP64: (What Alpha uses): Your ints are also 64 bit. That pretty much
>guarantees doubling of space utilization, since int is the most frequently
>used data type.
Alphas are LP64.
Roland Dowdeswell http://www.Imrryr.ORG/~elric/
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