Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 28th Oct 2008 10:51 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu With the release of Ubuntu 8.10 only a few days away, Phoronix decided to take a look at the performance figures over the past releases - from Ubuntu 7.04 to Ubuntu 8.10. Phoronix used its own extensive test suite on fresh installations, with the same parameters, on the identical hardware. The results are rather surprising. Update: I've added some more information about this, gathered from the Ubuntu mailing list. You can find it in the 'read more'.
Permalink for comment 335282
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[2]: No Surprise
by _txf_ on Tue 28th Oct 2008 16:15 UTC in reply to "RE: No Surprise "
Member since:

How do you know this?

Not to be confrontational, but I would at least expect numbers. Personally I have not been able to "feel" a difference in speed between the various distros.

I'm curious to know whether the tests that they're going to do on fedora will be any different.

Reply Parent Score: 2