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Re: support for hyperthreading?



Viestissä Tiistai 11. Maaliskuuta 2003 05:12, Michael Wardle kirjoitti:
> http://www.kerneltrap.org/node.php?id=391
>
> The above link suggests that HT support was first introduced for 2.5.31.  I
> doubt whether it's been backported to the 2.4 series yet.

That's about "fully hyperthreading-aware scheduler", which isn't the same as 
"hyperthreading support". HT will work with any SMP kernel, but the new 
scheduler should provide improved performance in systems with several 
physical CPUs.

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	Markku Kolkka
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