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From: Robert Roessler <roessler@r...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] x86 vs AMD64 OCaml compiler performance
Jon Harrop wrote:

> I just timed recompilation of my latest project to both byte code and native 
> code on both 900MHz Athlon t-bird and 800MHz Athlon64. To my suprise, 
> compilation to native code takes roughly the same amount of time on both 
> computers but compilation to byte code is slightly faster (1m18 vs 1m40) on 
> x86 but vastly faster (21s vs 1m50) on AMD64.

Ummm... do you mean "1800MHz" or "1.8GHz" for the Athlon64? :)

Robert Roessler