> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> Linux vs Windows 7
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> From the article...
> But when we compared the 64-bit version of Windows 7 against its
> equivalent Ubuntu release, Linux was faster on most of the tests we ran,
> including boot time, shutdown time and most of the filesystem tests. The
> only test where Windows 7 was significantly faster than everything else
> was the Richards benchmark of overall system performance.
> Sounds about right. Linux is faster in "boot time" and "shutdown time" and
> Windows 7 was "significantly faster" in overall system performance.
Richards benchmark (results in miliseconds)
Ubuntu 9.04 x86_64 - 375.32 - 100.25%
Windows 7 x65_64 - 374.4 - 100%
Yes, *significantly* faster! :)