Subject: Re: Alpha MP goes multi-user, code committed to NetBSD-current
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From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/21/2001 09:41:00
On Fri, Apr 20, 2001 at 11:41:36AM -0700, Jason R Thorpe wrote:

 > Folks, today I got multiprocessor Alpha kernels to go multi-user,
 > running both user and kernel code on multiple processors.  It even
 > seems to be pretty stable (did a kernel build, doing a full userland
 > build right now, and will build an Alpha binary snapshot with the
 > MP kernel later).

For what it's worth, after fixing a couple of small bugs, the MP
kernel was able to complete a "make build".  I'll build a -current
binary snapshot for the Alpha today, using an MP kernel, to test a
few more funny cases that could trip up MP.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>