[ltp] Re: using Middleton BIOS on Linux (for SATA2)

Stefan Monnier linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Sat, 26 Jan 2013 17:42:05 -0500

> Personally, i wouldn't bother about further enhancing CPU speed, as i
> think that it is much more worthwhile to rather remove the real
> bottleneck of the HDD by replacing it with a SSD.

One doesn't preclude the other.  As a matter of fact, using an SSD makes
it more frequent to wait for the CPU and hence increases the benefit
of IDA.

        Stefan "who'd be happy to use IDA under GNU/Linux but still
                hasn't found anything else than a few hacks here and
                there, none of them conveniently usable"