Subject: Re: Info about SMP HW issues
To: Steven Grunza <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
Date: 06/02/2000 20:17:13
According to Steven Grunza:
>Any HW or SW references to dual (or more :) CPU systems would be
>appreciated. The best would be freely available but a good book or two
>would also be great. Thanks.
You may want to get a copy of "UNIX Systems for Modern architectures:
Symmetric Multiprocessing and Caching for Kernel Programmers" by Curt
Schimmel, ISBN 0-201-63338-8. This has lots of details about various
methods of implementing a SMP systems - both the various hardware
schemes and the software schemes used with them.
Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS