This test measures the time needed to compress a file using BZIP2 compression.
Intel Core i3-3217U testing with a ASUS K56CA v1.0 Ivy Bridge Ultrabook. Benchmarking Linux 3.6 to Linux 3.9 kernels by Michael Larabel.
This result file is a featured kernel comparison of the following configurations: 3.6.0-030600-generic (x86_64), 3.7.0-030700-generic (x86_64), 3.8.0-030800-generic (x86_64), 3.9.0-999-generic (x86_64)
This test can be reproduced via the Phoronix Test Suite by running the phoronix-test-suite benchmark 1303261-FO-LINUXKERN65 command.