Hang on reboot after installing kernel

seb didbaba at free.fr
Wed Sep 20 06:44:19 PDT 2000

Jesse Tie Ten Quee wrote:
> Yo,
> On Wed, Sep 20, 2000 at 03:27:26PM +0200, Fabio Fracassi wrote:
> > btw BogoMips are an internal Delay loop the kernel uses,
> >     you can use it as a kind of benchmark i think because the faster
> > your CPU
> >     the higher the value.
> It's actually quite bs in reality (mind you all benchmarks are)
> Only reason i mentioned it is i've never heard of an Pentium with that
> low BogoMIPS...
> .HIghoS (running with 3001.55BogoMIPS)
> -
> Jesse Tie Ten Quee - highos at highos dot com

Is it true that bogo is a slang word that mean "thing that we can't
trust", in french we said "bidon". Good or wrong translation ?


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