first time with a 64bit CPU ... kernel config ...
vivek at khera.org
Mon Jan 16 11:51:51 PST 2006
On Jan 16, 2006, at 2:25 PM, Marc G. Fournier wrote:
> perfect, thanks ... final question for now ... when I get and put
> in the second CPU, is there anything I need to add/change in the
> kernel config file for it, or will it just be auto-detected?
done. i'm fairly confident you can boot such a kernel on a single
also, make sure you don't have hyperthreading on these processors
on. it seems to just degrade performance. if you build a SMP
kernel, it will try to use hyperthreading unless you tell it not to
and/or it is disabled in bios.
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