LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-06-2003, 12:01 AM   #1
SSJ-sHaDoW
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: Canada
Distribution: Mandrake 9.1
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
So, what's with SMP?


What exactly does SMP relate to? How do I know which to choose... a package with SMP or a package without?
 
Old 10-06-2003, 12:03 AM   #2
ehdwuld
Member
 
Registered: Jul 2003
Distribution: Currently Suse 11.1 but have RH7,8,9 / Fedora 7,8_64,9_64,&10_64
Posts: 634

Rep: Reputation: 30
symetric multiprocessors

dualies as the techies call it

more than one processor in a box working in tandem

the question is
do you have more than one processor in your box??
 
Old 10-06-2003, 12:08 AM   #3
SSJ-sHaDoW
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: Canada
Distribution: Mandrake 9.1
Posts: 29

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
Ah.... That's very straightforward.

Thanks!
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Any reason to keep a non-smp kernel installed on a smp FC3 machine? jim-j Fedora 2 03-12-2006 08:06 AM
Smp simon_w Debian 2 10-03-2005 08:35 AM
Help With SMP 0.o *BSD 1 06-26-2005 07:57 AM
SMP help alibloke Linux - Hardware 0 06-29-2004 05:21 AM
Smp? cuco76 Linux From Scratch 1 11-22-2003 06:27 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:25 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration