Linux Compilation: Suse Linux 7.3 / Kernel 2.4.13
In compiling the newest Linux kernel, the overclocked Pentium 4/3000 leads the pack: it takes 175 seconds to do the job, while the AMD Athlon XP 2000+ finishes the same task in 202 seconds.
Zipping Files: WinACE 2.04
Packing data is a very practical application. With the help of WinACE 2.04 Packers under Windows XP, a 178 MB WAV file is packed, the time to complete the task is shown.