l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
October 20: Web Application Hacking: How to Make and Break Security on the Web
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Oct. 10: LUGOD Installfests coming again soon
Page last updated:
2008 Nov 26 12:30

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] Dumb question re: Linux kernel and multiple CPUs?
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] Dumb question re: Linux kernel and multiple CPUs?



On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 8:49 PM, Jim Lowman <jmlowman@sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> Sorry, gang, but I have to ask - will the current 64-bit Linux kernel
> and associated applications take advantage of dual CPUs?  Quad CPUs?

Yes, it absolutely will. (I have several such machines surrounding me
as I type this.) Be sure that the kernel is configured for SMP
(symmetric multiprocessing) support. Many distribution kernels are by
default, but check.
_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
O'Reilly and Associates
For numerous book donations.