SMP system not running SMP

Pete French petefrench at
Fri Jun 23 17:23:59 UTC 2006

> Ok, when you boot in safe mode, you don't just disable ACPI, you also disable 
> APIC which has the side effect of disabling SMP.  Try breaking into the boot 
> loader prompt at the menu and just doing:
> 'ok set hint.acpi.0.disabled=1'
> 'ok boot'

O.K., will do - though I have already tried the "boot with ACPI disabled"
from the menu. Do you want me to do this on 32 bit or 64 bit by the way ?
I can try this tomorrow daytime.


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