bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Sat Oct 21 14:10:35 CDT 2006
Chuck Guzis wrote:
> But the fact is that even with attached FORTRAN coprocessors and
> vector boxes, not even a BSP could out-benchmark a CDC Cyber or Cray
> I on a pure computational load.
But remember FORTRAN uses direct addressing any machine that
uses local memory like a stack machine has several hidden
additions just to calculate your address.
That is the price you pay for local adressing.
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