Benchmarking The Performance Impact Of Linux 5.15's Newest Protection Around Side Channel Attacks
Written by Michael Larabel in Software on 3 September 2021. Page 2 of 5. 13 Comments

For Linux gamers, there wasn't any observed performance penalty from running the ZERO_CALL_USED_REGS-enabled kernel build.

In a majority of the benchmarks ran, the performance difference was indeed flat or less than 1%.

Even in database tests there wasn't any measurable difference.

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