Howmany CPU Does FreeBSD Support ?

Ivan Voras ivoras at
Mon Mar 12 19:55:10 UTC 2007

Vulpes Velox wrote:

> That is only true if the process is giant locked. When look at dmesg,
> look for things that say GIANT-LOCKED and those will be ones confined
> to one processor. 

Which happens to include all SCSI devices I've encountered...

And it's NOT rare to see giant locked processes on a heavily loaded web

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 250 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
Url :

More information about the freebsd-questions mailing list