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Guenther
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Re: SF downloads

Post by Guenther » Fri Mar 15, 2019 6:04 pm

cma6 wrote:
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:59 pm
Thanks Guenther:
Do you know the difference between the bmi1.exe and bmi2.exe files?
Sorry, I cannot answer this. If I had a bmi capable hardware I would simply try both and check, which one is faster.

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Re: SF downloads

Post by tmokonen » Fri Mar 15, 2019 10:57 pm

Generally, BMI2 compiles are faster on Intel CPUs, and BMI1 compiles are faster on AMD.

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bmi2 compiles

Post by cma6 » Sat Mar 16, 2019 1:07 am

tmo:
Thanks for the clarification.

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