Some Performance Hints

Here are some pieces of information how to build a chicken for maximum performance. Note that only few applications are worth this hacking.

The Famous Chicken Run

Here the fun part starts. The following entries are ordered by increasing runtime. The only time value listed is the user time reported by make check for a freshly built chicken.

  1. 10.446s: Intel Core2 T7800, chicken git 2011-07-01, gcc 4.5.1, standard build, 32bit mode, race on 2011-07-01, trainer: Sven

Please help by providing performance tips, results and by improving the result format above!