[nycbug-talk] MySQL Database Performance on FreeBSD 7
alex at pilosoft.com
Thu Feb 28 13:53:17 EST 2008
On Thu, 28 Feb 2008, Steven Kreuzer wrote:
> Interesting paper on MySQL performance under FreeBSD 7
> In a nutshell, FreeBSD out-performed Linux by a large margin at high
> loads. As of Linux 2.6.22 (Fedora 8) they have fixed the most serious
> scaling problem but they still have 15% lower performance than FreeBSD
> on this workload.
this is science, a little bit of it - the high number of contextswitches
is clearly a symptom of something. most likely, mysql brokenness.
there's still nobody who's smart enough to use oprofile who would do
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