Subject: Re: Multiprocessor with NetBSD ?
To: Xavier HUMBERT <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 06/02/2001 16:55:58
On Sun, Jun 03, 2001 at 12:37:46AM +0200, Xavier HUMBERT wrote:
> On NetBSD news, it's said that someone booted a 3 processors VAX with
> NetBSD. Apparently this is not symetric MP (dmesg showed a master and
> two slaves cpus).
It is symmetric -- "master" == "processor that system booted with",
"slave" == "processors that kernel had to start up itself".
> Does this mean we can expect (S)MP in -current soon ?
SMP for Alpha has been in -current for over a month.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>