Summary of changes
This section describes the technical changes that are made in this edition of the book and in previous editions. This edition might also include minor corrections and editorial changes that are not identified.
Summary of Changes for SG24-8171-01 for Performance Optimization and Tuning Techniques for IBM Power Systems Processors Including IBM POWER8 as created or updated on August 27, 2015.
August 2015, Second Edition
The second edition of this guide contains numerous minor updates and extensions across many topics, plus coverage of some new topics. Many of the updates are concentrated in Chapter 6, “Linux” on page 117
, and are related to new developments in Linux for the POWER8 processor, such as Ubuntu for Power. Chapter 8, ...