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Debian Linux vs. Debian kFreeBSD With Squeeze & Wheezy

Michael Larabel

Published on 12 December 2012
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 5 of 5 - 8 Comments

Debian GNU/Linux was sharply faster for the Monkey Audio Encoding test profile.

The GnuPG performance was similar between the two Debian OS ports.

Overall, Debian GNU/Linux tended to perform better than Debian GNU/kFreeBSD in a majority of the benchmarks that were carried out on both Squeeze and Wheezy testing, at least for the Intel Core i7 3960X system used for today's open-source benchmarking.

More Debian GNU/Linux vs. Debian GNU/kFreeBSD benchmark results can be found in this result file. More information on the Debian GNU/kFreeBSD port is available at Debian.org.

About The Author
Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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