SMP system not running SMP

David O'Brien obrien at
Mon Jun 26 17:51:04 UTC 2006

On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 06:07:22AM -0500, Peter Seebach wrote:
> There are two possible paths to fixing this:  One is to make SMP work
> without ACPI.

Impossible.  The AMD64 64-bit platform has ACPI by definition from AMD.
Its the same as asking if you could make booting work without a PC BIOS.

-- David  (obrien at
Q: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
A: Why is top-posting (putting a reply at the top of the message) frowned upon?

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