FreeBSD on dual core Opterons - stupid buildworld test

Sten Spans sten at
Wed May 18 13:14:29 PDT 2005

On Wed, 18 May 2005, Astrodog wrote:

> On 5/18/05, Jung-uk Kim <jkim at> wrote:
>> FYI, Linux says:
>> Jung-uk Kim
> Opteron reports Hyperthreading, because it tries to take advantage of
> the licencing benifit. Keep in mind, HT P4s are counted as a single
> CPU for the most part, in a licence. Opteron may not. By acting as
> though its a HT processor, it gets that same benifit.

And some windows software only uses multiple threads
when htt is available ...

Sten Spans

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