2009/7/28 drago01 <drago01@gmail.com>
On Tue, Jul 28, 2009 at 1:13 PM, Caolán McNamara<caolanm@redhat.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 2009-07-28 at 07:07 -0400, Scott Robbins wrote:
>> However, as Rawhide is alpha/beta--I would think that it would be full
>> of debugging code that would slow it down, making it a poor choice for
>> comparision testing.
>
> What debugging code are we talking about here ?

The kernel has various debug features enabled that can have an
(depending on the workload) impact on performance, they get disabled
for release kernels and separate -debug kernels are created with those
options turned on.

of course, if we wanna test performance, we can test the code with debugging features disabled, like after release.




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