cvs commit: src/sys/i386/i386 mp_machdep.c

Sheldon Hearn sheldonh at starjuice.net
Wed Nov 12 00:41:55 PST 2003


On (2003/11/11 09:16), John Baldwin wrote:

>   FreeBSD src repository
> 
>   Modified files:
>     sys/i386/i386        mp_machdep.c 
>   Log:
>   Enable HTT CPUs by default instead of halting them by default.  Users
>   should now only have HTT CPUs if they have explicitly asked for them
>   either by enabling HyperThreading in the BIOS or by using the
>   MPTABLE_FORCE_HTT kernel option.

So now a GENERIC kernel will listen to the BIOS with respect to HTT
support, without any intervention required from the administrator?

That's great, thanks.

Ciao,
Sheldon.


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