linux_base and SMP support ?
boris.moulin at caliopea.com
Sun Jul 6 10:00:27 UTC 2008
I recently added linux_base-fc4 on a host, to run linux
setiathome enhanced versions (aka crunchers).
The problem is that on multicore engines (core 2 duo, pentium D, etc...)
where before there was 2 freebsd-crunchers on 2 differents core,
now, with linux-crunchers, the 2 crunchers are sharing only 1 core.
Can someone tell me what's wrong with this ? Have I missed something ?
Is it an incompatibility from linux_base with smp hardware ?
This problem seems to affects only freebsd 6.x, not the 7 branch.
My kernels are all compiled with SMP support.
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