kern/190169: Increase MAXCPU on amd64 systems

Tim Bishop tim at
Sat May 24 12:50:04 UTC 2014

The following reply was made to PR kern/190169; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Tim Bishop <tim at>
To: "Ranjan1018 ." <214748mv at>
Cc: bug-followup at
Subject: Re: kern/190169: Increase MAXCPU on amd64 systems
Date: Sat, 24 May 2014 13:42:04 +0100

 On Sat, May 24, 2014 at 02:32:17PM +0200, Ranjan1018 . wrote:
 > This motherboard needs 180 threads, if I am not wrong:
 I'd certainly have no objections to it being set even higher than I
 suggested :-)
 According to kern/185831 there's a hard limit of 256 at the moment, so
 it could just be set to that.
 Tim Bishop
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