[RDD] SMP machine?

Bruce L.D. Mones bruceleemones at bigsound.com
Wed May 23 20:54:29 EDT 2007

On 5/23/07, Michael Barnes <mbarnes at srnradio.com> wrote:
> FWIW, as I understand things, for an application like Rivendell, a
> Pentium processor is actually better suited than a Xeon.  If you're
> doing large number crunching, like big financial databases, the Xeon
> will really shine.  But for audio applications, the Pentium is a better
> fit.  I don't recall all the whyfores, I just remember being told that
> by someone.
> BTW, I've seen Pentium IVs with Hyper-Threading turned on that report 2
> CPUs in a similar fashion.
> Michael


Thanks for the tip.

Actually, this machine will be my main rivendell server serving 2
RDAirplay workstation (AM and FM station) with common audio inventory.
This will be our 3rd rivendell deployment.


Bruce L. D. Mones
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