Originally Posted by sachinchhatna
I have ubuntu 12.04 installed on DELL OPTIPLEX 990 model which contains core i5 processor. Benchmarks are forkbench to test process management, mmapbench to test memory management etc. I want to test Linux kernel's different portions performance on multi core through different benchmarks.
Apparently you are just getting started.
Use the phoronix test suite and modify code if required.
Ubuntu kernel is not a vanilla kernel.