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A New HDR Benchmark Is Coming To Linux

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Published on 28 December 2009 02:56 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
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While I am technically away on a sabbatical that is focused on providing support for Microsoft Windows in the Phoronix Test Suite, which will make PTS the first full-featured, open-source testing framework that is compatible with Linux / BSD / OpenSolaris / OS X / Windows operating systems and its numerous test profiles, work on a new benchmark has also commenced.

This new benchmark, which can be found in the Phoronix Test Suite once its released, will focus on SDR/HDR performance. This should end up being a rather nice test profile as right now it's completely slaughtering the ASUS Eee PC 1201N and other systems being tested remotely through Phoromatic.

This test is multi-threaded and multi-platform, which makes it all the more exciting. Below are a few of the rendered visuals from this benchmark, which are based on Berlin's Olympiastadion. More details to come on this test along with the emerging Windows support.

A New HDR Benchmark Is Coming To Linux

A New HDR Benchmark Is Coming To Linux

A New HDR Benchmark Is Coming To Linux

A New HDR Benchmark Is Coming To Linux


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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