Subject: Re: SMP for i386
To: None <>
From: Andrew Gillham <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 07/17/1999 15:36:20
Perry E. Metzger writes:
> Andrew Gillham <> writes:
> > The PR is '6928':
> >
> > 
> > If you do get an SMP kernel built, perhaps you could make it available
> The patch only spins up the second processor -- it does not provide
> SMP.

My mistake.  "If you do get a kernel for SMP hardware built, ..."

And yes, they are "not really SMP diffs" either.  I guess it would
be best to refer to it as "MULTIPROCESSOR", as that is the kernel
option for the Sparc and Alpha ports, to enable the cpu spinup code.

Regardless, anyone have a kernel. :)

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