FreeBSD smp

Paul Schmehl pauls at
Wed Jun 21 01:39:06 UTC 2006

--On June 20, 2006 10:23:52 PM -0300 Sergio Lenzi <lenzi at> wrote:

> Hello,
> Is SMP enabled in the GENERIC kernel? I have a hyperthreading box, and
> on
> Linux it shows up with two cpus. When I do a top on the box in FreeBSD I
> still
> see only one CPU. Also, sysctl -a | grep cpu only shows a dev.cpu.0.
No, SMP is not enabled in the GENERIC kernel.  You must add:
options      SMP
to the GENERIC kernel.

Paul Schmehl (pauls at
Adjunct Information Security Officer
The University of Texas at Dallas

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